Into The Mind

Into The Mind

Mind Control
Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  June 21, 2011

In this episode, Michael traces the ways that science has been used to try to control the mind. He finds that the pursuit of mind control has led to some truly horrific experiments and left many casualties in its wake. Extraordinary archival footage captures what happens when scientists systematically change the behaviour of children; have law abiding citizens give fatal electric shocks; and implant electrodes in the head of a gay man in an attempt to turn his sexuality.

In this episode, Michael traces the ways that science has been used to try to control the mind. He finds that the pursuit of mind control has led to some truly horrific experiments and left many casualties in its wake. Extraordinary archival footage captures what happens when scientists systematically change the behaviour of children; have law abiding citizens give fatal electric shocks; and implant electrodes in the head of a gay man in an attempt to turn his sexuality.

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