Compound Found In Tarantula Venom May Help People Dealing With Chronic PainA compound found in the spider's venom could serve as a powerful painkiller and could offer an alternative to conventional painkillers which can have nasty side effects.
Tarantula Missing On UMass Lowell CampusA poster was shared around the UMass Lowell campus offering a reward for the live capture of a missing tarantula.
Wellesley Student's Pet Tarantula Escapes During Math ClassThe Wellesley High School student newspaper reported that a sophomore accidentally brought his pet spider to class, and it caused a stir when it escaped from his coat.
Tarantula Found At Swampscott CemeteryThe Swampscott Cemetery had a creepy, hairy visitor earlier this week - a rambling tarantula.
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