Just hanging around.

Updated: Aug 13, 2019

Imagine a spider the size of a dinner plate dragging a young opossum off into the brush to feast on its blood. While most spiders eat insects, biologists are discovering that large spiders diets can include frogs, fish, and even small mammals. If they can grab it and stun it, they’ll eat it! The spider in this video was discovered in the Amazon rain forest. If you visit there, sleep in a bug-proof tent! See and read more about tarantulas and other spiders at: https://www.sciencealert.com/watch-a-humongous-tarantula-drag-a-baby-opossum-away-for-feasting


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