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Inquirier.net
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaIn a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
Inquirier.net / Posted 52 minutes ago
In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the “In the Shadow of the Moon,” at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the sixth man... Read more
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The News & Observer
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida at 85 | News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:17 PM His death coincides with the 45
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida at 85
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
| News & Observer February 5, 2016 6:17 PM His death coincides with the 45th anniversary of Apollo 14 mission he... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers findWhen members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in N
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers find
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 hours ago
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on the meat of a wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier. But the banquet menus said the mystery meat was... Read more
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Science Daily
New tarantula named after Johnny Cash among 14 spider species found in the United States"We often hear about how new species are being discovered from remote corners o
New tarantula named after Johnny Cash among 14 spider species found in the United States
Science Daily / Posted 3 hours ago
"We often hear about how new species are being discovered from remote corners of the Earth, but what is remarkable is that these spiders are in our own backyard," says Dr. Chris Hamilton, lead author of the study. "With the Earth in the midst of a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers findWhen members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in N
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers find
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 hours ago
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on the meat of a wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier. But the banquet menus said the mystery meat was... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers findWhen members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in N
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers find
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 hours ago
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on the meat of a wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier. But the banquet menus said the mystery meat was... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers findWhen members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in N
Preserved meat not mammoth but sea turtle, researchers find
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 hours ago
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on the meat of a wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier. But the banquet menus said the mystery meat was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Should scientists stop thinking about race? 'Misleading' racial labels should be ignored in genetic research, say experts
Should scientists stop thinking about race?
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
'Misleading' racial labels should be ignored in genetic research, say experts Paper calls on experts to find better ways to divide people in genetics Claims race is a social construct that should be... Read more
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PhysOrg
Many white-tailed deer have malaria: Researchers discover first-ever native malaria in the AmericasWhite-tailed deer in the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park. Credit: Ellen
Many white-tailed deer have malaria: Researchers discover first-ever native malaria in the Americas
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
White-tailed deer in the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park. Credit: Ellen Martinsen Two years ago, Ellen Martinsen, was collecting mosquitoes at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, looking for malaria that might infect birds—when she discovered... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaIn a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
PhysOrg / Posted 7 hours ago
In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the sixth man... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
New tarantula species found near Folsom Prison named for Johnny Cash(CNN) -- An expansive, decade-long survey of tarantulas in the United States ha
New tarantula species found near Folsom Prison named for Johnny Cash
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 hours ago
(CNN) -- An expansive, decade-long survey of tarantulas in the United States has uncovered 14 new species, including one named after the "Man in Black." Aphonopelma johnnycashi, named for Johnny Cash, can be found around Folsom State Prison in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Federal prosecutors and Mitchell have reached... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in FloridaFILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives f
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
FILE - In a Sept. 5, 2007 file photo, former astronaut Edgar Mitchell arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. Apollo 14 astronaut Mitchell, who became the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
New Tarantula Species Found Near Folsom Prison Named for Johnny Cash(CNN) — An expansive, decade-long survey of tarantulas in the United States has
New Tarantula Species Found Near Folsom Prison Named for Johnny Cash
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 8 hours ago
(CNN) — An expansive, decade-long survey of tarantulas in the United States has uncovered 14 new species, including one named after the “Man in Black.” Aphonopelma johnnycashi, named for Johnny Cash, can be found around Folsom State Prison in... Read more
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Science Daily
Many white-tailed deer have malaria: First-ever native malaria in the AmericasBy chance, she had discovered a malaria parasite, Plasmodium odocoilei--that in
Many white-tailed deer have malaria: First-ever native malaria in the Americas
Science Daily / Posted 9 hours ago
By chance, she had discovered a malaria parasite, Plasmodium odocoilei--that infects white-tailed deer. It's the first-ever malaria parasite known to live in a deer species and the only native malaria parasite found in any mammal in North or South... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Astronaut Edgar MitchellFormer NASA arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," Wedne
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
Former NASA arrives for the premiere of the "In the Shadow of the Moon," Wednesday, September 5, 2007, at the Hayden Planetarium at the Museum of Natural History in New York. The movie brings together for the first, and... Read more
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Newswise
Discovery: Many White-Tailed Deer Have Malaria Smithsonian and UVM researchers find first-ever native malaria in the Americas
Discovery: Many White-Tailed Deer Have Malaria
Newswise / Posted 10 hours ago
Smithsonian and UVM researchers find first-ever native malaria in the Americas Newswise — Two years ago, Ellen Martinsen was collecting mosquitoes at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo, looking for malaria... Read more
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CBS News
Dark, brooding tarantula species named for Johnny CashA newly discovered tarantula sports a black coat that is as dark and brooding a
Dark, brooding tarantula species named for Johnny Cash
CBS News / Posted 10 hours ago
A newly discovered tarantula sports a black coat that is as dark and brooding as its celebrity namesake: the renowned singer Johnny Cash. Tarantulas, the hairy spiders that stole movie scenes and won hearts in popular films like "Home Alone,"... Read more
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Times of Malta
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Times of Malta / Posted 14 hours ago
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Life ain't easy for a spider named Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
Life ain't easy for a spider named Johnny Cash
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 23 hours ago
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. The colouring of the spider, which measures up to six inches across, also brings to mind the “man in black”. Mature males have solid black bodies. It... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
EveningTimes Online / Posted 23 hours ago
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Sky News Australia
New tarantula species named after Johnny CashA new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny
New tarantula species named after Johnny Cash
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
A new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi lives near Folsom Prison, which the country legend made famous with his 1955 song Folsom Prison Blues. The six-inch spider's appearance... Read more
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thebee
Tarantula Species Named After Johnny CashA new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny
Tarantula Species Named After Johnny Cash
thebee / Posted yesterday
A new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi lives near Folsom Prison, which the country legend made famous with his 1955 song Folsom Prison Blues. The six-inch spider's appearance... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mystery meat: Was it really woolly mammoth on the menu?When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in N
Mystery meat: Was it really woolly mammoth on the menu?
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on meat from a prehistoric wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier. The banquet menu said the long-extinct... Read more
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SKY News
Tarantula Species Named After Johnny CashA new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny
Tarantula Species Named After Johnny Cash
SKY News / Posted yesterday
A new species of tarantula discovered in California has been named after Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi lives near Folsom Prison, which the country legend made famous with his 1955 song Folsom Prison Blues. The six-inch spider's appearance... Read more
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DW
Germany | DW.COMTristan, the King of the dinosaurs arrives in BerlinPaleontological pioneer Be
Germany | DW.COM
DW / Posted yesterday
Tristan, the King of the dinosaurs arrives in BerlinPaleontological pioneer Berlin has a long history of dinosaur hunting. In the early 20th century, the Museum of Natural History commissioned an expedition to Tendaguru Hill, in what is today... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
First big tenant — Restoration Hardware — signs at Pier 70The high-end home furnishing retailer Restoration Hardware will become the firs
First big tenant — Restoration Hardware — signs at Pier 70
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
The high-end home furnishing retailer Restoration Hardware will become the first tenant at Pier 70, the sprawling redevelopment project that over the next decade will transform 66 acres of waterfront land just east of the Dogpatch neighborhood with... Read more
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Science Daily
Ancient wildebeest-like animal shared 'bizarre' feature with dinosaur"The nasal dome is a completely new structure for mammals-- it doesn't look lik
Ancient wildebeest-like animal shared 'bizarre' feature with dinosaur
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
"The nasal dome is a completely new structure for mammals-- it doesn't look like anything you could see in an animal that's alive today," says Haley O'Brien of Ohio University, Athens. "The closest example would be hadrosaur dinosaurs with... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Harrow Times
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Northern Echo
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashThe colouring of the spider, which measures up to six inches across, also bring
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
The colouring of the spider, which measures up to six inches across, also brings to mind the "man in black", who favoured dark outfits. Mature males have solid black bodies. It was one of 14 new tarantula species found in the US, all members of the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Bury Times
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Gazette
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Gazette / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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guardian-series
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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This is West Country
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Gazette News
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Bolton News
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny CashIt is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn li
New tarantula species named after country legend Johnny Cash
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
It is big, hairy, and if one sinks its fangs in you it will burn, burn, burn like a ring of fire. Scientists have named a new species of tarantula after country music legend Johnny Cash. Aphonopelma johnnycashi was discovered in California near... Read more
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