Event type: talk, meet the scientist
Location: Attenborough Studio
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.