Saturday, June 7, 2014
"Fright" (Astrophobia: the Fear of Outer Space) by Yeldarb
Astrophobia or Spacephobia is the fear of outer space. While for an astronaut this might mean fear of drifting into the depths of space while on a space walk, for more earthbound people this is connected to a fear of aliens. Movies about hostile aliens have had a significant effect on making this unusual phobia more common.