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Venom of DEADLY funnel-web spider could protect stroke victims against brain damage

Venom produced by the deadly Australian funnel-web spider could be used to develop a drug to prevent brain damage after a stroke, scientists claim. The Australian funnel-web spider is one of the most dangerous species in the world. Found in shade and sheltered spots, its venom can kill a human in just 15 minutes, as… Read More »

Cancer may no longer be deadly in future, say British researchers announcing breakthrough

EXCLUSIVE: Surgeons removed a two-year-old’s massive skull and put it back together like a puzzle, giving her a smaller head — and hope at a normal life. (Warning: graphic images) Everyone knows a bad reno story. This is not that story. It’s a story about newlyweds. Construction began next door — and then, they say,… Read More »