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The Scariest Things On Earth!

By Vadim Newquist Jun 19, 2014

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13. Poison Dart Frogs -

Indigenous to Central and South America, the poison dart frog might just be the most poisonous animal on the face of the Earth, with enough poison to kill ten humans (or 20,000 mice) stored inside their dainty two inch bodies. The species attained its name from South American natives, who harnessed their toxic secretions to poison the tips of their blow-darts, knowing that just a single drop on the head of a pin is enough to kill!

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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