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Scorpion Choose Most Effective Weapons
2013-11-14 13:45:44

While the size and strength of a scorpion's weapons vary from one species to the next, these arachnids tend to use their most effective weapons when provoked.

New Scorpion Species From Ancient Lycia
2013-11-08 11:06:28

Scientists discover and describe a new species of scorpion, Euscorpius lycius, coming from the area of ancient Lycia, nowadays the regions of the Muğla and Antalya Provinces in Southwestern Turkey.


Word of the Day
taphephobia
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.
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