Snake Bites Man's Penis

By | Thu, 12/12/2013 - 10:48

A man in Ghana suffered a horrific snakebite to his penis last Wednesday after visiting a public restroom in the Ashanti region.

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Snake Venom Contains Painkiller "More Effective" Than Morphine

By | Wed, 10/03/2012 - 15:52

Its power could help fuel the search for a better painkiller.

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Australian Teen Survives After Being Bitten By World's Deadliest Snake

By | Thu, 09/27/2012 - 15:19

An Australian teenage boy is now fighting for his life after being bitten by the world's deadliest snake, which possesses venom so poisonous that one drop of it can kill 100 men within 45 minutes.


Lethal Snake Venom May Hold Cancer, Diabetes Cure

By | Wed, 09/19/2012 - 15:26

Venomous snakes may someday save your life, according to scientists who believe that deadly reptiles may provide a good source for new drugs to cure human diseases.


Discovery Suggests That "Virgin Births" May Be Common in the Wild

By | Wed, 09/12/2012 - 15:55

Virgin births have been discovered in wild vertebrates for the first time, suggesting that reproducing without the need for a male may not be so rare in the animal kingdom.