This brain surgery shows potential to treat epilepsy, PTSD and even fear
Patient S.M. does not like snakes and spiders, but she can easily handle them. Ask her to walk through a haunted attraction (Waverly Hills Sanatorium, specifically) or sit through reels of scary footage. She'll do all of it while remaining as cool as a cucumber. She had been held at knifepoint, and the woman didn't even flinch. In short, patient S.M. feels no fear.
Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Evan Pugh University Professor, has received a $300,000 grant from the Criminal Investigations and Network Analysis Center to explore a technique for creating 3D holograms of fingerprints.