Encounter some of the world's most venomous creatures and discover their surprising connection to human health. See the world through the eyes of both predator and prey and explore the effects of venom and the role it plays in the natural world.
15 January 2018
From snake-filled projectiles and medieval remedies to the very first antivenom, our relationship with venomous creatures has a colourful history.
8 December 2017
Better watch out - these insects consider your seasonal decor their dinner.
16 November 2017
Meet the brightly coloured sea slugs committing serial stinging-cell crimes.
10 November 2017
Go behind the scenes to find out what it takes put on a major exhibition at the Museum.
6 November 2017
Find out how the Gila monster's venom has the ability to save lives.
1 November 2017
Venom and poison can both be deadly, but they're two distinct natural weapons.
31 October 2017
Do vampire bats really deserve their blood-sucking reputation?
27 October 2017
Find out about five animals that you might not expect to be venomous
7 September 2017
Armed with one of the most painful stings on the planet, tarantula hawks are a spider's worst nightmare.
8 January 2015
Some of our scientists go to extreme lengths for their research, diving into deep and dangerous underwater caves.