31 Oct '17, 4pm

How did these creepy critters achieve Halloween super stardom?

How did these creepy critters achieve Halloween super stardom?

Halloween just wouldn’t be spookacular without spiders, owls, toads, bats, and other creatures of the night. But how did these specific animals make the cut? First, they fit the part with their dark colors. Before we had porch lights to welcome trick-or-treaters and street lights to guide their way, night-time was much darker than we can imagine now. Dark animals, from ravens to rats, were hard to see and could easily surprise. Frank Boston /CC BY 2.0 Owls have also been a symbol of doom and gloom throughout history. Ancient Roman senators and Medieval knights alike believed witches could turn into owls. Across time and cultures, an owl’s screech has been considered a warning of death. Like owls, toads, especially the poisonous kind, have long been associated with witchcraft of the “double, double toil and trouble” variety. Today, we have a better understanding of the cast...

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