Dark Matters: Twisted But True

Season 1 Episode 4

It's Alive!, Tripping with Uncle Sam, My Hand is Killing Me

Aired Saturday 10:00 PM Sep 21, 2011 on The Science Channel
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It's Alive! -- The original Dr. Frankenstein was scientist Giovanni Aldini who used electricity to reanimate dead animals and severed limbs. To the delight and horror of London scientists, he stages his biggest experiment on the just-hanged body of murderer George Foster.
Tripping with Uncle Sam -- A researcher discovers a link between the CIA's experiments with LSD and a French village where, in 1951, 250 residents went insane in a matter of three days.
My Hand is Killing Me -- A scientist in 1908 investigates the strange case of a woman who's being attacked by her own left hand. It has a mind of its own in a condition later named alien hand syndrome.


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