Animals: Sea Lampreys Flee Death Scent
The smell of dead sea lampreys makes live ones scatter. And it's this new finding that could pave the way to better methods of controlling the invasive fish in the Great Lakes. Jorge Ribas reports.
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Contracted from infected under cooked pork or infected human feces, the Pork Tapeworm can create cysts in human tissue, sometimes growing in the brain making it impossible to kill.
I Was Bitten: Taipan Snake Toxicity
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Weird True and Freaky: Cane Toad Invades Australia
The cane toad was first introduced to Australia from Hawaii to wipe out a beetle infestation. However, this venomous amphibian quickly became a bigger problem than the beetles. Learn more about the cane toad on Animal Planet's "Weird, True and Freaky."
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In this clip from Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten," snake handler, Lawrence van Sertima explains how he was bitten by a venomous Taipan snake while on the job.
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Swelling, intense pain and possible death top the list of symptoms caused by stiletto snakebites. Learn more about how these venomous snakes inflict damage on Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten."
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Using your unwormed dog as its host, the toxocara parasite enters the human digestive system in search of food as it begins to feed on the retina.
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