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Tarantula Tempura

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste
Carolyn Ossorio

The chef delicately fanned out the plump, slightly spindly legs in preparation of butchery. He held up what was to be our main course in his left han...

Despite 'Harmless' Reputation, Tarantulas Can Actually Pack A Mean Bite

Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

By Stephanie Pappas, Senior Writer Published: 12/10/2013 03:55 PM EST on LiveScience Though tarantulas may look scary, people familiar with the ...

PHOTO: Molting Tarantula Leaves WHAT Behind?

Posted 05.15.2013 | Green

We will warn you now -- if you don't like arthropods, don't scroll down any further. If you don't like spiders please, please, please stop scrolling....

PHOTOS: Giant Venomous Tarantula Discovered

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.06.2013 | Green

It's huge, fast, venomous and the size of a human face. For some, Poecilotheria rajaei, a giant tarantula discovered recently in Sri Lanka, is the stu...

PHOTOS: The Most Lifelike Candy Tarantula We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.02.2012 | Home

Someone call Andrew Zimmern, we've found the party favors for his next shindig. For the rest of us squeamish folk, a creative cake decorator in the...

WATCH: World's Heaviest Spider Molts In Creepy Time-Lapse Video | Posted 09.19.2012 | Science

It's a true out-of-body experience for the Goliath bird-eating tarantula. YouTube user Conorwinters set up a camera on his big pet spider and sped ...

PHOTOS: Alligators, Bearded Dragons Seized From Crown Hts. Apartment

Posted 09.10.2012 | New York

CROWN HEIGHTS — Police seized 13 exotic animals, including alligators, bearded dragons, and a tarantula in the raid of a public housing unit Friday,...

Whimsical Cupcakes That Feed The Soul In Cambodia

Dr. Caroline Cicero | Posted 06.25.2012 | Travel
Dr. Caroline Cicero

Opened in 2010, Bloom Training Centre and Café is the brain-child of Ruth Larwill, a mother of two from Brisbane, Australia, who found she could use her passion for cake decorating to provide economic opportunity for vulnerable women in Cambodia.

LOOK: Massive Stars Look Marvelous In Space Telescope Mosaic

Posted 04.17.2012 | Science

By: Staff Published: 04/17/2012 10:03 AM EDT on A stunning new photo from the Hubble Space Telescope has captured an unprece...

PHOTOS: Biodiversity

Priyanka Rao | Posted 03.20.2012 | Home
Priyanka Rao

I've been waiting to encounter the famed biodiversity of the Amazon. I have pictures of a yellow-green butterfly and the green frogs that hopped inside when it rained too hard for too long.

Dancing Frogs And Nature Photography With Mark Moffett

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Steven Crandell

Ecologist and explorer Mark Moffett was in Brazil trying to get a photograph of a frog dancing. Honest. He says no one had ever done it before. Unfo...