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Poisonous furry caterpillars that look like wigs are popping up in Virginia

The furry puss caterpillar, the larval stage of the southern flannel moth, is one of the most poisonous caterpillars in the US. According to the Virginia Department of Forestry health team, these caterpillars have been spotted in the eastern part of the state. The puss caterpillar’s hairy coat hides venomous […]
Poisonous furry caterpillars that look like wigs are popping up in Virginia
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Japan eats 10,000 tons of this poisonous puffer fish delicacy

Fugu is a delicacy across Japan, but the tetrodotoxin found in the fish is more toxic than cyanide. Chefs must undergo rigorous training, then take an in-depth exam to be legally allowed to prepare the poisonous puffer fish. The Japanese eat 10,000 tons of fugu each year. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Japan eats 10,000 tons of this poisonous puffer fish delicacy