Did you know Horned lizards squirt blood from their eyes as a defense mechanism? That a snail breathes through its foot, and before the advent of cups and bowls, people in ancient England used hollowed-out human skulls to hold their food and drink? Or that pine trees can grow inside the body? This week on the Nelly Boum Show, we are delved into HORROR with some truly horrifying guests…
-Artist and design Sarah Sparkes on how to make a ghosts
-Filmmaker Amine Hattou on depicting Post-Colonial Algeria through film
-Researcher at Earthsight Tara Ganesh on Ikea’s houses of horror and the horrors of logging.
-Jonathan Willis the Co-Founder and Director of immersive experience “House of Frankenstein” @houseoffrankenstein_bath
-Filmmaker @growinanonion on generation, identity and horror American/Armenian
-PhD researcher @gino_brignoli UCL Genetics, Evolution & Environment talks about Zombie Ants
-The Addams Family – performed by @alexander.exclamation , Freya Stannard at the @natural_history_museum , @chloe_macarycarney , @sitraka___ and Nelly Ben Hayoun.