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venom

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These frogs shoot venom straight from their heads

Scientists discover that two species pack a powerful punch to potential predators with a poisonous poke from their heads. If these guys headbutt you, seek medical help immediately.

By August 6, 2015

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In the snakepit: XCAR visits Hennessey and the Venom GT (pictures)

XCAR happened to drop by Hennessey's shop in Southern California when two Venom GTs were in, one of which is the car that smashed the Veyron's top-speed record.

40 Images By August 21, 2014

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Watch a guy let deadly snakes bite him to prove a point

After getting bitten twice in a row by two of the most deadly snakes on the planet, a Wisconsin man is still standing. A new video explains why.

By January 27, 2016

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Crazy ants learn to neutralize fire ants' deadly venom

In what researchers at the University of Texas believe is the first example of its kind, crazy ants have found a way to detoxify fire ants' venom.

By February 13, 2014

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Opossums could save you from that deadly snake bite

That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.

By March 22, 2015

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How poison dart frogs could de-ice airplane wings

Poison dart frogs can kill predators with super-toxic venom released through their skin. They can also inspire a system to keep airplane wings ice free.

By March 25, 2015

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See how a jellyfish stings in microscopic slo-mo

Forget Shark Week. The box jellyfish is way more dangerous, and its mechanism for injecting venom can only be witnessed with a microscope.

By August 18, 2014

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Hennessey's 2011 Venom GT heads to SEMA (video)

The 1,200-hp club officially has a new member. Hennessey's Venom GT will be making its first appearance at SEMA next week at the same tuner conference its prototype was first introduced three years ago.

By October 29, 2010

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Magnetic Silly Putty reminds us of Venom

You can use a magnet to control this putty, which reminds us of Spider-Man's nemesis Venom preparing to snare its next victim.

By July 8, 2010

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'Plastic antibodies' sting bee venom

UC Irvine researchers create toxin-capturing nanoparticles that successfully stop bee venom in the bloodstream of mice and could one day have implications for other toxins, too.

By June 21, 2010