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What makes Goosebumps?

When a person gets cold, or angry or frightened, he may get little bumps on the skin called “gooseflesh,” or “Goosebumps,” caused by tiny muscles in the skin.  Every hair has a muscle attached to its root.  When a person gets cold (or frightened) these tiny muscles tighten up. They produce little bumps on the …

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