10 of the Biggest Bugs on Earth (Slideshow)


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Appreciation for nature is easy when it comes to the cute, the little, the non-threatening creatures...but what about the massive insects and arachnids on these pages, many of which are endangered or threatened: How would you feel facing down a spider the size of a dinner plate or an 8-inch-long beetle?

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Tags: Animals | Biodiversity | Insects