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Event type: talk, meet the scientist

Location: Attenborough Studio

Ticket prices:

Free, no ticket required

From spiders and scorpions, to cone snails and snakes, many animals use venom in their everyday lives. 

But it's not just the scaly and creepy creatures that are dangerous. Even cute and furry animals like the slow loris and the duck-billed platypus have evolved potent venoms.

Join a Museum scientist to find out why being venomous can be so useful and discover some of the deadliest creatures on Earth.

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How to find the Attenborough Studio

The Attenborough Studio is in the Darwin Centre in the Orange Zone.

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