Spider News Archive
This is terrifying and somewhat familiar…
Remember that woman who found her bananas covered in super venomous Brazilian wandering spiders??
Well this is equally terrifying!
A woman in PA was washing some red grapes when she felt something brush against her finger. She dropped the colander of grapes into her sink when she saw the spider.
A spider expert, who was later consulted, confirmed the woman's search results: it was a black widow spider.
Black widows are actually good for farming, keeping away bad pests that could ruin crops.
Though as farmers go more organic and use less pesticides, these spiders are more commonly making it through the harvest and bagging process.
Luckily, no one was bitten or injured!
Check out the video (above) to learn a little bit more about this scary story!
This is the most terrifying thing we've ever heard.
Consi Taylor was eating a banana in her London home when she noticed something odd about it.
There were strange white spots on the 'nanner.
At first, she thought it was mold but quickly realized it was in fact
Please, mad scientists of the world, please don't make this a reality.
Someone posted an almost cute, but mostly terrifying pic of a hairy tarantula… with bat wings!!
Someone posted the cute Halloween pic (above) and wrote:
"BEST HALLOWEEN COSTUME YET: Bat Wings For A Live Pet TARANTULA!"
A bat wing costume is super cute but on a friggin' GIANT spider??!
If spiders can fly, that means game over. We might as well just never leave the house again because EFF that!
Flying giant spiders? NOPE!
[Image via Geri Mars.]
So do you own a Toyota? Because this sounds terrifying!
Toyota is recalling 870,000 vehicles because of problem… caused by spiders!!
It's all about the airbag, and no, it's not like they accidentally filled their airbag with spiders so when you get in a fender bender, you get blasted with a face full of spiders.
That literally sounds like the worst thing ever!
What happens is, if spiderwebs
Whatever you do, Maria Menounos, be very, verrrrrry careful…
Do NOT drop those containers!!
Maria was out and about, hanging at The Grove in sunny El Lay, when she got the chance to hold several containers full of some seriously terrifying creatures.
She posted a pic (above) to instagram and wrote:
"Don't mess with me..from @epicthemovie Black widow spider, Wolf spider, Emperor Scorpions Galliath bird eating tarantula & Arizona blonde tarantula"
Jeez!! If she dropped those and was bit by just one of those guys, she'd be in a world of hurt.
We guess there's a kind of strength you get from holding containers full of certain doom.
Maria is a master of death! She is the queen spider!! LOLz!
Lookin' good there, Maria! You so brave!!
[Image via Maria Menounos.]
At Kansas City International Airport (KCI), radar controllers were actually forced to evacuate due to a spider infestation!!
An employee was bitten, the third employee in a few weeks, and it caused enough of a panic to force the evacuation of the building.
During the evac, as many as five flights were delayed up to 15 minutes.
Exterminators were called in, and they discovered a nest egg underneath the radar controllers' desks.
They believe the bites were from a mama spider who was protecting her babies. We can understand that instinct but that doesn't make it any less terrifying!!
Check out the video (above) to learn a little more about how some tiny spiders scared a whole building of people!
Robert Kazinsky, star of Pacific Rim and True Blood, tends to play pretty badass characters.
He must be one hell of an actor because in real life, he's a little less than brave.
He apparently was literally in tears after running across a spider late one night. He said: