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Feb 12, 2016 09:05 AM ET // AFP
A plucky little spider has once again proved that size doesn’t matter by taking on — and beating — a much larger venomous snake.
Oct 19, 2015 04:42 PM ET // Discovery News
The lifelong water-dweller may be drawn north by warmer El Nino waters.
Sep 2, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Discovery News
University students get a firsthand look at what happens when big, dangerous snakes clash.
Sep 1, 2015 12:35 PM ET // Discovery News
One of the most deadly fish on the planet does battle with a sea snake, the encounter photographed by an Australian fisherman.
Aug 8, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Discovery News
With the discovery of some new, highly venomous frogs in Brazil, we take a look at a few more amazing hoppers.
Aug 6, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two frogs are among the most venomous in the world, a scientist accidentally discovers after suffering a painful encounter with one of the deadly amphibians. →
Mar 24, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Richard Farrell
The humble marsupial's immunity to snake venom underpins a new potential antidote.
Mar 4, 2015 10:20 AM ET // AFP
In lab-dish tests, seven compounds obtained from venom blocked a protein crucial for transmitting the sensation of pain to the human brain.
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