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April 24, 2013 Just about everyone in the world has some phobias, even celebrities. Some people's fears include confined spaces (Claustrophobia), being scared of heights (Acrophobia), or a common fear is of spiders (Arachnophobia). Let's check out
Perhaps, instead of focusing on their "creepiness," people should learn about how cool these little creatures really are. Here are a few examples of some interesting behavior in spiders. If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check
But his artist interest in insects and arachnids go beyond the silver screen. He also dips their bodies in paint and places them on a canvas, letting his tiny artists create unusual works of art. Kutcher explains that he makes these paintings to
Bahrain, The Forbidden Country Investigative Film Week , London Investigative journalism is an endangered craft, and there are many who would like it to stay that way, but this event shows why it's needed and what it can do. There are seven diverse
Arachnophobia is the most common phobia ...But now, at long last, it seems a cure has been found: "Cuban Pete." That's right: Just add the popular rumba standard to any video of a dancing spider and it's instantly rendered adorable. (Caution: May not
If someone has an irrational fear of spiders, we don't shrink from saying it's arachnophobia, points out Patrick Strudwick. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters Noon, on a dirt track in Helmand province, Afghanistan. A soldier sees something on the ground
1 November 2012 Anyone with arachnophobia should look away now. This cake decoration of a tarantula is so realistic it even scared the artist who made it. The 7ins wide edible arachnid looks incredibly life-like but is actually made from sugar paste.
Michelle Craske, a professor of psychology and director of the Anxiety Disorders Research Centre at the University of California, Los Angeles, said keeping people in a heightened fear state seems to help them learn to deal with their fearful emotions.
The NHS estimates there are 10 million people in the UK that suffer from some kind of fear or phobia...It is just before 9am on a weekday morning and I am one of around 1,500 passengers crammed into a Bakerloo line train heading into central London.
12 June 2012 When we see their spindly legs scuttling across the floor, many of us quake with fear. Although very few spiders in the UK are poisonous, it is estimated that there are a million arachnophobics in this country. Now scientists believe