Fried spider

PHNOM PENH – The shiny, hairy creatures might make some people run a mile but in the humid jungle of Kampong Thom province, north of Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh, tarantula hunting is all in a day’s work. Cambodians have long hunted spiders for food and medicine but it wasn’t until severe food shortages during the […]

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