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South American nightmare: the Giant Bird Eating Tarantula is the size of a puppy is discovered.

It shoots its hair (urticulating bristles, to be exact), can pierce a mouse’s skull, and can grow foot-long legs; Entomologist Piotr Naskrecki (http://www.insectphotography.com/) has discovered a new source of material for horror flicks out in Guyana: the Theraphosa blondi – or Goliath … Continue reading

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Pictures: The Big Green Bug (Katydid)

I discovered a huge green insect.  It had an ovipositor, so it’s female.  The bug appears to be a Katydid, immature female. Here are the photos I took: Photo credit to Amy Barnes (TheRetailDetail.us). ###

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iFound: Giant mosquitos in Marietta, GA

I got the shock of my life when the King Kong of mosquitos landed on my arm and did that “Leg Lift” that mosquitos do when they’re just about to drill in for the take (my blood).  I’d been cleaning … Continue reading

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