Danger Deals in Episode 9

Smashing Mantis Shrimp / Odontodactylus latirostris

Episode 9: Intrrruderrrs

Back in the bell tower, Muck and the pigeons have a surprise in store for Blister. While games and revelry ensue upstairs, menacing invaders infest the cathedral.  

For the Curious

Check out these insightful articles, books, and videos that dive deeper into the brain and how it works.

The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg

Neurocomic: A Comic About the Brain by Hana Ros and Matteo Farine

Here’s a Crash Course on the neurons in your brain

Each section of your brain has its own job to do

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Special thanks to composer Roland Rudzitis for serving up the Blister and Muck theme song. Additional music from John Bartmann and Monplaisir. Chad Crouch at the Free Music Archive created the end credits music, “Drumming in the Rain.”  Mike Koenig provided some suspenseful sounds [1 and 2] as well as some thunder [3 and 3a]. Additional creepy sounds from Daniel Simion [4]. Additional rain and thunder from FlatHill and idomusics. Mark DiAngelo mustered the wind. I extend radiant thanks to my family, friends, and fans. One for one and all for you!

Featured image “Spooky” by Christian Gloor, CC-BY 2.0

By jenmichellemason

Jenny is a story hunter. She has explored foreign countries, canyon mazes, and burial crypts to gather the facts that make good stories. Once, she sniffed a 200-year-old skull...for research purposes. Jenny received an M.Phil from Trinity College Dublin and holds an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from VCFA. She has authored nearly 20 STEM books for young readers. Her inquisitive and funny nonfiction articles have appeared in Mountain Flyer, Cobblestone, and Muse magazines. Jenny also works as a freelance copy writer for nonprofits and small businesses.

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