How Does Mind Control Work in Jessica Jones?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. in new tab Jessica Jones’ arch nemesis, Kilgrave controls people with just a word, but is that really possible in real life? Kyle examines the science of mind control on this week’s Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: in new tab Watch the last episode: in new tab More science: in new tab Watch more Because Science: in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: in new tab Follow Us: in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • ZOMBIE PARASITES THAT MIND-CONTROL THEIR HOSTS: in new tab • PARASITIC WASPS WITH MIND-CONTROLLING VIRUSES: in new tab • HORSEHAIR WORMS: in new tab • HZ-2V IN MOTHS: in new tab • HEPA FILTER VIRUS FILTRATION: in new tab • TOXO AND HUMANS: in new tab • DINOCAMPUS: in new tab