These days it can be hard to distinguish what is true and what isn’t. These are the 18 biggest lies told on the internet.
"The incongruous likeness of an astronaut floating in space was added by an artist during restoration work in 1992 as a symbol of the 20th century."
- Camel spiders can grow to be as large as dinner plates.
- They can jump several feet in the air.
- They can traverse desert sand at speeds up to 25 MPH
- They eat the stomachs of camels and lay their eggs there, hence the name "camel spider."
- Camel spiders are venomous, and their venom contains a powerful anesthetic that numbs their victims
All these claims are false!
More info: http://www.snopes.com/photos/bugs/camelspider.asp