- Researchers have engineered a new kind of anti-venom vaccine from the toxin of Reaper spiders.
- A spider has been waiting for its meal for 100 million years.
- After enduring four years of agony and dozens of blood transfusions and skin grafts that amounted to over $1 million in medical costs, a Michigan woman has finally recovered from a spider bite.
- If you were suffering from erectile dysfunction, would you take a pill made from the venom of a deadly spider? One team of Brazilian and American researchers are betting that you would.