Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on More Than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

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Turtleback Books, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 192 pages
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Beginning with a gripping description of the worst-case scenarios heard on the news, expert explainer Murphy explains the science behind kids' terror and delivers a reassuring message that life is only as scary as we make it. Illustrations.

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Review: Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on more than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Science write Glenn Murphy addresses fears ranging from shark attacks to aliens to needles. He explains why each subject is frightening and then provides information to help assuage these common ... Read full review

Review: Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on more than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

User Review  - Ms. Yingling - Goodreads

This compendium of things that people find scary covers the science of fear and supports that information with statistics. For instance, in the chapter about fear of animals, it gives statistics about ... Read full review

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