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Halloween Special: World’s Biggest Spider Explained


World’s Biggest Spider Explained.

The world’s largest spider, the Goliath tarantula is also a venomous killer that liquefies its prey. Gustavo Hormiga, a biology professor at George Washington University, explains the arachnid‘s ferocious hunting strategy—and why there’s no need to fear it unless you’re the size of a mouse.

Just in time for Halloween, read more about the world’s biggest spider:
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