An Australian man recently found a large spider hiding in his toilet, and its incredible display of strength in escaping the porcelain bowl is nothing short of every arachnophobe’s worst nightmare. The frighteningly large spider wasShow More Summary
An Australian man managed to film a battle to the death between a venomous spider and a snake, as the poisonous arachnid hurled the reptile into its carefully-constructed web. Farmer Neale Postlethwaite filmed the conflict between the...Show More Summary
AUSTELL, Ga. (AP) — A metro Atlanta man told police a spider thief snuck into a crawlspace under his home and stole five of his 18 pet tarantulas. Austell police say they've issued an arrest warrant for a man accused of possessing the arachnids. Show More Summary
Spider's silk has long been the strongest natural material known to man, prompting researchers to attempt to uncover its secrets so they can replicate its remarkable properties in man-made materials. But scientists now have a new source...Show More Summary
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Since news broke that Spider Man would be rejoining the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe), Twitter has exploded with thoughts about casting. It was revealed that Andrew Garfield would not be reprising his role as Peter Parker, which prompted Twitter users to plead for Miles Morales. Miles is a Marvel character of black and Hispanic descent [...]
It was Anderson Silva. The man regarded as the greatest of all time in mixed martial arts was back. But it was a different, tentative ‘Spider’ against Nick Diaz at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the UFC 183 event after 13 months out with a broken fibula and tibia in his left leg. It [...]
Sneaking a creeper shot during a celebrity encounter is a task best left for the boldest among us. Someone dining near The Amazing Spider Man costars and real-life couple Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield at Lure Fishbar in New York City...Show More Summary
We use 21st century tech terms like hashtag, stream, and mouse with casual indifference, but how did these words get to be so commonplace in our everyday vernacular? We know the origins of Superman (kryptonite), Spider Man (radioactive...Show More Summary
I suppose I'm just in a little bit of a “funk” lately, I don't know.
Spider Man should move over, for a formidable adversary has found its way into pop cultural consciousness and the fashion marketplace. Read more about Anouk Wipprecht's Spider Dress and its built in sensors and mechanical limbs that attack when the wearer's perosnal space is invaded.
Sam Raimi has been back in the news for a long awaited, oft talked about full scale entrance into the TV. The Evil Dead‘s descent into the TV world has been long in coming, but certainly relished by fans of the cult film trilogy. The...Show More Summary
Researchers at Stanford have developed gloves inspired by the climbing movement of geckos that give users under 200 pounds the ability to climb a smooth, vertical surface. Their research is published in this week's issue of the Journal of the Royal Society Interface. Show More Summary
Marvel Introduces New MarvelKids.com Headlined By Expansive, Dedicated Spider-Man Destination! The post Spider Man Swings into the new MARVELKIDS.COM appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Because who hasn't dreamed of being able to sleep anywhere, anytime, and look like a superhero doing it, Selk'bag has released this line of $140 wearable superhero sleeping bags. I'm gonna get the Spider Man one because I feel like that's the least ridiculous looking, despite the guy in the picture's best effort to make it seem otherwise. Show More Summary
A man's surgery for seizures had an unexpected result: When he woke up, he was no longer scared of spiders. The 44-year-old used to kill spiders with hair spray and a vacuum; now, he's fine with letting them crawl all over him, Medical Daily reports. The reasons aren't clear, but...
Post by Adriana Velez. A few weeks ago we heard about a man on vacation in Bali who claimed a spider had crawled under his skin and lived there for three days. We called hoax on that one because that's not a spider's regular scene and because he never supplied a photo of the critter. Show More Summary
Do spiders send you screaming and running for help? Just dig a chunk out of your amygdala! Not really. Please don't do that. But for one man, researchers recently reported in Neurocase, giving up a bit of brain meant the difference between arachnophobia -- an intense fear of spiders -- and a pleasant fascination with the arachnids. Read full article >>
A British man with a fear of spiders went under the knife and came out a brave, arachnid-loving new man after his left amygdala was removed, scientists say. The amygdala is an almond-shaped set of neurons which are linked to both fear responses and pleasure.
Dylan Thomas brought home something from his trip to Bali that he never suspected — a tropical spider living under his skin! While in Bali, the 21-year-old Aussie man noticed a mysterious red trail extending upward a few inches from … More » The post Spider Burrows Under Man’s Skin Through Surgery Scar and Lives There for Three Days appeared first on EveryJoe.