The Candy Corn Menace


The Candy Corn Menace

Whether scarfing down gummy worms or pouring an endless cascade of sugar into their breakfast cereal, children's appetite for sweets seems insatiable. In this episode, Julie and Robert break down the science of childhood sugar madness.

Image Caption: View of a boy wearing a Halloween mask and scaring a young girl who is carrying a pumpkin bucket, 1968. The young girl's hair stands up as she reacts in fright. (Photo by Jack Tinney/Getty Images)

Related Content:

The Horror Movie Aphrodisiac (podcast)

10 Horror VHS Boxes That Scarred Me For Life

21 Psychedelic Horror Films

The Science of Uncanny Music (podcast)

The Horror (podacst)

Naked Terror (podcast)

Naked and Afraid (video)

Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board (podcast)

The Monster of the Week Blog Series

The Monster Science Video Series

The Monster Gallery

Monster Mash: Mummies and Trolls (podcast)

Into the Graveyard (podcast)

Frankenstein's Monster (podcast)

Topics in this Podcast: children, Halloween, candy