In the Amazon lowlands, spiders as big as dinner plates dine on opossums.
Learn more about these fascinating arthropods as scientists continue to make amazing discoveries about spiders.
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There's a whole range of reasons you don't want to be bitten by a black widow spider, but you probably wouldn't think that losing the ability to pee is one of them.
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