‘The stuff of nightmares’: Researchers record massive tarantula dragging, making meal of opossum
**Warning: Some of the images and video may be disturbing** As the researchers themselves said, "this is the stuff of nightmares." A University of Michigan-led team of biologists has documented 15 "rare and disturbing" predator prey interactions in the Amazon rainforest, including of a tarantula the size of a dinner plate dragging a young opossum across the forest floor, according to a news release.