Inland taipan

Explore the fascinating world of the Inland Taipan, known as the deadliest snake on Earth. Learn about its venomous bite, habitat, and behavior, and discover stunning photos of this elusive reptile.
Reptiles And Amphibians, Reptiles, Lizards, Reptile Snakes, Poisonous Snakes, Mojave Rattlesnake, Crocodiles, Snake Venom, Erythrocyte

A 17-year-old Australian boy has baffled scientists by surviving a bite from an inland taipan, a snake widely considered to be the most dangerous in the world. (See our gallery of the Deadliest Snakes in the World) The story begins with a mystery as the unidentified boy was bit in the town of Hunter Valley, some 600 miles outside the snake's natural habitat. This and the fact that the boy was able to collect the snake and bring it with him to the hospital have led police to wonder if the…

Boy Gone