Jonathan explores the covert would of spiders and scorpions focusing on their venomosity and medical importance. Entertaining, thought provoking and fascinating, this journey twists and turns through a maze of hoax emails, misinformation, preconceptions and old wives tales.
The following concepts are explored during this presentation:
- Perceptions and misinformation.
- Why are spiders and scorpion venomous?
- Why are some scorpions more venomous than others?
- Medically important spiders (Lifestyles, behaviour, venom, interaction)
- Medically important scorpions (Lifestyles, behaviour, venom, interaction)
Duration is 1 hour.