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Deadly Erection-Inducing Spider Found in Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

We’ve all heard, and probably laughed at, the commercials for erectile dysfunction medications and their warning to see a doctor if it stays up for more than four hours, but it was no laughing matter when a spider carrying the same side effect was found inside a shipping container in the …

Sources: Daily Mail

Photo: Paul Seligman [Flickr]

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Arachnophobes Watch Out, Two New Spider Species Move Into Munich

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Just in time for Halloween, two spider species originally confined to Mediterranean regions have been discovered setting up shop in Munich, and they have found a way to adapt to cooler climate, which will definitely be putting arachnophobes on high alert. Over the last few years, the zoropsidae and yellow sac …

Sources: The Local

Photos: isamiga76 [Flickr], rankingranqueen [Flickr]CheepShot [Flickr]

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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