Babies, spiders and snakes don't mix

Phobias with regard to snakes and spiders develop in humans at a much earlier age than previously suspected. That is especially true for girls. According to David Rakison at Carnegie Mellon University, infant girls fear both snakes and spiders, although infant boys do not. "Only girls associate the snake or spider with a fearful reaction,” he said.

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