Coltan Scrivner

Coltan Scrivner is a research scientist at the Recreational Fear Lab and an expert on the psychology of horror, true crime, and morbid curiosity. You can find his writing at He is also writing a popular science book on the psychology of morbid curiosity, to be published in 2024 by Penguin Random House.

A Healthy, Morbid Curiosity: An Interview with Coltan Scrivner

The following is an interview conducted by Archbridge Vice President of Research and Director of the Human Flourishing Lab Clay Routledge with Coltan Scrivner, a...