The 5-year hunt for a mysterious and elusive killer may have finally reached its end.
Did you know that most so-called poisonous snakes aren't poisonous at all, but actually venomous?
Why all the twists and curves? Find out several reasons why straight drainpipes are not a good idea!
Are porcupine quills poisonous? Well no, let's start with the basics...
There may be as many as one million to 1.5 million species of fungi, but that we've identified and named only about ten-percent of them.
In the early 1990's, ornithologists were stunned to learn about the discovery of poisonous birds.
You probably know that a brown recluse spider is poisonous. Well, brown recluse venom is both cytotoxic, meaning it can kill cells, and hemolytic, meaning it can destroy red blood cells. The extent of what this means if you’re bitten by a brown recluse varies. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
The nutritious skin is where a lot of the vitamins are. Important nutrients such as fiber, calcium, iron, and vitamin C are found in the skin. However, you probably didn’t know that potato skins contain poison.