Only The Strongest Survive On Survivor: Kaoh Rong

Episode 8: Tai's cringes during the crucifixion challenge.

Episode 8: Tai's cringes during the crucifixion challenge.

Tai became uncomfortably numb when he stood on his perch with his arms gripped above his head; however, the gregarious gardener mustered up enough physical—and mental strength—to pull through and win the taxing Individual Immunity Challenge.

Watch the challenge in its entirety now.

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Episode 5: Julia suffers alone on the island.

Episode 5: Julia suffers alone on the island.

At this season's tribe swap, Julia was forced to survive by her lonesome on a distant part of the island until the next challenge. 

During her first morning alone, she struggled, emotionally and physically, as paranoia and anxiety set in. With her hands shaking and eyes filled with tears, the Boston-based college student settled into her space, hoping the pain would somehow go away, which it eventually did.

See how Julia coped with the loneliness in this full episode.

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Episode 5: A deep cut causes pain for Joe.

Episode 5: A deep cut causes pain for Joe.

After weeks of tough competitions—many of which required gripping, pulling, and climbing—Joe's fingers were covered in blistered cuts. One gash, in particular, began to callus and even drew the attention of fellow castaway and ER doctor, Peter

See how Peter helped Joe in this episode now.

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Episode 2: Tai scorches his skin while climbing up a palm tree.

Episode 2: Tai scorches his skin while climbing up a palm tree.

When Tai went to go find the Hidden Immunity Idol, he didn't know he would scorch his skin in the process. With bare feet, he inched his way up the tree and, while it would take a couple tries for him to obtain the coveted Idol, the painful remnants of his attempts were slow to fade. 

Watch the moment Tai shimmied his way up the tree.

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Episode 1: A bug crawls into Jenny's ear.

Episode 1: A bug crawls into Jenny's ear.

On Day 2 of Survivor: Kaoh Rong, Jenny experienced severe ear pain and believed it was because a bug was digging deeper and deeper into her ear canal. When she tried to describe the disturbing sensation of hearing a bug's little legs crawling around inside her head, all her tribe mates got the heebie-jeebies. 

After a sleepless night, she alerted the Brawn Tribe that her ear was now bleeding and the pain had become more excruciating than before. As Jenny laid down at the shelter, Scot and Cydney spotted the tiny worm finally crawling out from her ear.

Now we're getting the heebie-jeebies!

Watch how Jenny handled having a bug in her ear during this full episode.

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