Strange But True: 10 Of The World's Greatest Mysteries Explained

byKathryn HulickIllustratorGordy Wright

Hardcover | October 1, 2019

Strange But True: 10 Of The World's Greatest Mysteries Explained by Kathryn Hulick
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Prepare to have your mind blown! As you explore ten of the world's greatest unsolved mysteries, you'll witness a UFO encounter, search for the lost city of Atlantis, tour a haunted house, and discover the kraken's true form. Along the way, you'll use the scientific method and sharp thinking to separate fact from fiction and explain the unexplainable.

Learn how sightings of flying saucers and stories of alien abductions can be explained by sleep paralysis, false memories, and hypnosis. Find out what pareidolia is and how this psychological phenomenon may explain some ghost sightings. Explore possible real locations for the lost city of Atlantis. Beautiful, haunting illustrations set the mood and spark the imagination.

Discover the fascinating truth surrounding these mysteries and legends:
  • Alien abductions, including the Roswell incident
  • Psychics
  • Mysterious disappearances, including plane MH370
  • Zombies
  • Ancient aliens, including the Nazca Lines
  • Curses, including King Tut's tomb
  • Monsters of the Deep, including Nessie the Loch Ness monster
  • The search for Atlantis
  • Ghosts and haunted mansions
  • Bigfoot
Kathryn Hulick is a freelance writer, editor and former Peace Corps volunteer. She writes regularly for Science News for Students and Muse magazine. She has also published numerous nonfiction books on topics such as video games, artificial intelligence, energy technology and dinosaurs. Hulick’s favorite part of writing about science is...
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Title:Strange But True: 10 Of The World's Greatest Mysteries ExplainedFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:128 pages, 11.15 X 9.55 X 0.8 inShipping dimensions:128 pages, 11.15 X 9.55 X 0.8 inPublished:October 1, 2019Publisher:Frances Lincoln Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:178603784X

ISBN - 13:9781786037848

Appropriate for ages: 10

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