What Makes Screams So Unnerving? | WIRED

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  • Published on:  Monday, October 30, 2017
  • Few sounds grab attention like a scream, but why is that? Scientists have studied the nature of screams and their effects on the brain to better understand the human howl.

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    What Makes Screams So Unnerving? | WIRED
  • Source: https://youtu.be/I204QMSmNYQ


  • Two-Face

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    Just had to throw in one Wilhelm Scream lol

  • Bitchthatshitwas_wack Okay

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    I scream, You scream, We all scream for ice cream 🍨

  • bowman321123

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    hahahahaha...you beat me to it!!

  • 45 Rewy

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    It has been confirmed: the person speaking is an elf

  • John Smith

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    this movie screams is basically obnoxious and irritatingbut if were unlucky to hear real screams of pain or agony or severe stress, that is actually was quite tough for me, and some of these screams I can clearly remember even after several years from first and only time of hearing it

  • AmyD

     (Nov 8, 2017)

    That second tone sounded a lot like the “emergency broadcast system” tone.

  • Kaboomboi

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    RIP headphone users

  • ᕮᗰᗩᑎYT TIᕼSᗩ

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    I don't think I've screamed once in my life(besides infancy). I don't even feel like it's possible at this point. I'm naturally quiet.Plus the sound of loud screaming almost instantly turns me into The Hulk, and I'm not a violent or angry person; I can barely kill bugs. But loud screaming makes me feel homicidal..

  • Non Copyrighted Gameplay

     (Nov 9, 2017)

    You can't even kill bugs? i think u have a problem.

  • What Why?

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    Sorry I wasn't paying attention I was screaming at a spider

  • Goblintom

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    I don't like screaming and I very, very rarely scream.

  • action jackson

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    Chocolate chip, white macadamia, or double chocolate?

  • Astroxy

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    Right after gmm uploaded a vid about screams

  • Zee Punisher

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    Astroxy I was just gona write this :)

  • splorqqqq

     (Oct 30, 2017)

    So did Sci Show, but it is just about halloween. AND videos take more than a couple of hours to make