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Meet the Deadliest Venomous Animals in the World

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Venom can turn a seemingly weak and tiny creature into a feared killer. But what, exactly, does it mean for an animal to be "venomous"? And which venomous species are the most deadly to humans? Here's what we know.

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Vicky P (476)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 4:00 pm
interesting, noted

Birgit W (160)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 4:15 pm
Nature is just amazing. Thank you.

Tamara Hayes (185)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 5:02 pm
Let's invite some of the worst and most corrupt Repuklicons to dinner and we can serve puffer fish! Just sayin~

Vallee R (280)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 6:02 pm
That's interesting - my hubby knew about the grog sine his mom used to work at a zoo

Jason S (50)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 6:42 pm
Good posting, thanks

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 8:59 pm
Fascinating, Nature works in many ways.

Laurie H (817)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 9:22 pm
Very interesting info & I never cease to marvel at the many wonders nature has to offer. Thank you Carrie~

Past Member (0)
Friday September 27, 2013, 2:48 am
Amazing! Thanks Carrie

Wendy H (54)
Friday September 27, 2013, 7:22 am
Thank you

Kerrie G (118)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:05 am
Shared, thanks.

Ruth C (87)
Friday September 27, 2013, 8:18 am
The deadliest one of all is the Human!

Someone said this
Deaths by Jellyfish 4 in the last 20 years
Deaths by spider bite 0 in the last 20 years
Deaths by snake 40 in the last 33 years
Death by crocodile roughly 1 a year
Death by octopus 3 in the last 100 years
Death by cone snail 0
Death by shark 2 a year

On the other hand
Deaths in horse riding accidents 20 a year
Deaths by bee allergy 10 per year
Death by drowning 300

This person forgot to put in Deaths by wars thousands every year.

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday September 27, 2013, 1:59 pm
Very interesting article.

Charlene Rush (79)
Friday September 27, 2013, 4:23 pm
One can only hope that none of us have the occasion to run into one of these creatures.

Bob hardly here P (394)
Friday September 27, 2013, 4:42 pm
interesting thanks Carrie

Gvapo T (22)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 5:01 am
amazing creatures

Gvapo T (22)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 5:02 am
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Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 9:02 am

Elizabeth M (65)
Saturday September 28, 2013, 12:00 pm
Very, very interesting Carrie.Thanks for posting. Hope I never have the occasion to come in contact with any of these!!!

Robert Hardy (68)
Monday September 30, 2013, 10:06 pm
Agree with Ruth S.

Melania P (122)
Tuesday October 1, 2013, 2:49 pm
All of them are beautiful!!

Helen G (30)
Wednesday February 5, 2014, 1:08 am
Thank You for sharing invaluable information and very interesting facts!
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