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Scary and Spooky

26Aug 16
Tribal warriors catch giant snakes for science

Tribal warriors catch giant snakes for science

The Waorani tribe lives in the Amazon in South America. They are knowledgeable about the green anaconda, a type of large snake that lives in the Amazon. The Waorani are experts at catching these snakes. They partnered with the Center for Tropical Conservation. The Waorani captured the snakes for these scientists to study. Studying these…

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Scary and Spooky provides a high-interest look at spooky and mysterious places, creatures, events, and stories. Each book examines popular scary topics and provides revealing and engaging information. Interesting facts and photos are guaranteed to fascinate readers.

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