Several Woolworth’s customers posted photos of spiders found in broccoli purchased at an Australian location, prompting the supermarket to withdraw the batch of broccoli from three suppliers in the area.
A longstanding urban legend holds that daddy long legs spiders are poisonous, but they are not dangerous to humans because their fangs are too short to penetrate human skin.
Not everyone loves spiders, but as far as creepie crawlies go, this blue metallic spider has such a striking appearance that some readers have asked if it is real or fake.
A series of images allegedly show a giant sea spider which was discovered in Antarctic waters. Are these photos real or fake?
An image circulated online shows a newspaper clipping which allegedly shows a new winged spider that has been discovered by scientists. Is this real or a hoax?
An image shows a massive spider attached to the side of a house, described as an “Angolan Witch Spider” or “Giant Hawaiian Cane Spider.” Is this photo real or fake?
An image shows what appears to be a spider that was smashed into an Oreo Cookie during the manufacturing process. Is this image real or fake?
Five sleeping tarantulas were taken from a crawlspace of a Georgia man’s home and sold to a local pet store.