Contents: Machine generated contents note: Seeing the light -- Horribly bright scientists -- Bulging eyeballs -- Sizzling sunshine -- Frightening lighting -- Frightening reflections -- Frightening light-benders -- Crucial colours -- Blistering lasers.Includes index.Previous ed.: London : Hippo, 1999.Summary: This is science with the squishy bits left in! What stops your eyeballs from falling out? Why can dead bodies make ghostly glowing lights? How can a laser beam sizzle human flesh? Get the awful answers in "Frightening Light"!