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Pseudoscience -- Encyclopedias, Juvenile

Mysteries and Science: Exploring Aliens, Ghosts, Monsters, the end of the world, and other weird things

This site for kids is set up to explore the intersection of mysteries and science. The list of topics, which proceeds alphabetically, touches on abracadabra, area 51, control groups, monsters, superstition, scientific skepticism, vampire, and many others. An article on therapeutic touch offers the story of Emily Rosa, a nine-year-old who conceived an experiment to find out if energy healers could...