Weekly News Roundup: Special Halloween Edition!

By Brett Israel | October 30, 2009 1:34 pm

roundup-pic-web• Sure, haunted houses can be scary, but for a real fright, turn to scientists.

• Sex offenders really aren’t anything to fear on Halloween, according to new research.

• Take a look at some of the spookiest species discovered this year.

• No costume idea? How about the iguyPhone.

• And in the odd event that teenagers don’t smash your pumpkin, do it your self…with a catapult.

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  • Ted Ohashi

    I want to thank Discover and related publications that bring our world closer to the lay person. I am not a scientist but I have a scientist’s curiosity and I appreciate the information included in articles such as the Weekly News Roundup and especially the Special Halloween Edition I have just read. Thank you again,

    Scientific wannabe

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