Eli, who was bitten by a deadly snake thrice in late September barely held onto his life, but managed to survive. According to Fox News, the two-year-old Australian boy was collecting eggs from his family's chicken pen when he was bitten by a coastal taipan.
Rat snakes are very rare and their chance of survival is greater when in captivity.
Construction workers in Brazil have stumbled upon one of the most frigthening creatures in the planet -- a man-eating anaconda.
A few days ago, a video of such a heart-stopping incident surfaced online, showing a hawk dropping a snake on a family having a picnic. The clip quickly went viral with other people criticizing the clip for its authenticity.
Apparently, the 40-kilogram python has been living in their roof for at least 10 years.
The striking new species called the silver boa literally slithered on the scientist's arms as he was sleeping.
A man in Thailand had an out-of-this-world encounter with a python, when the snake bit his penis while squatting in the loo.
In the world filled with rare creatures, scientists discovered a cunning snake who pretends to be a snake to lure its prey. After years of studying the creature, they found out how the spider-tailed viper behaves. The cunning Iranian Pseudocerastes urarachnoides spider-tailed viper, uses the tip of its tail which resembles a viper to lure birds.