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Woman caged with scorpions


A Thai woman has entered the Guinness World Records book after spending more than a month living with 5,000 poisonous scorpions in an enclosure.

Known as the 'Scorpion Queen', Kanchana Ketkaew was stung 13 times during the record attempt.


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