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Watch: Spider Battles Scorpion Twice Its Size | National Geographic
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Watch a large scorpion struggle to escape from the sticky web of a smaller cellar spider.
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An unlucky scorpion gets caught in the web of a cellar spider. The struggle was recorded in a homeowner's bathroom near Melbourne, Australia. Scorpions are commonly found throughout Australia, and they are relatively harmless to humans although they can inflict a painful sting. Even though the scorpion had the advantage of size, it couldn't escape from the sticky web made by the smaller predator.

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http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/06/spider-fights-scorpion-web-australia/

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4 days ago
recording videos vertically with phone should be punishable by law...


5 days ago
The hunter becomes the hunted...


6 days ago
Ewch = Ew and inch


6 days ago
greatness.


6 days ago
I like Scorpion. keep it up :)


7 days ago
This is not fair, the scorpion was trapped.


7 days ago
Another reason why I'm never going to Australia...


7 days ago
"battle"


1 week ago
The Australian Daddy Long legs are harmless to humans and the most scorpions can do is an painful sting.


1 week ago
I wasn't surprised that this was recorded on Australia 😂


1 week ago
Is this cannibalism?


1 week ago
How the fuck did the scorpion get on the wall?? can those things go up walls too??


1 week ago
Why scorpio looks silvery?


1 week ago
Battle? He just laid a trap and waited for the scorpion to die. Thats not a battle. CLICKBAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAIT


1 week ago
Holy cellar spider, never seen one like that here in US.


1 week ago
Australia is blessed with such amazing creatures NOT


1 week ago
I can't really remember when was the last time a scorpion morphed into a winged insect and got stucked on web... uhhh I'm so wasted for not taking studies seriously...


1 week ago
how did the scorpion ended up there?... the scorpion climb up or human doing?....


1 week ago
Best place to vacation:
Hawaii ✔️
Bahamas ✔️
Italy ✔️
10,000 miles the fuck away from Australia ✔️


1 week ago
Why is its ass shining like it's the 2nd coming of Jesus?


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