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Dr. Insecta and the Emperor Scorpion

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Graeme Jakovich, 9, center, gets a closer look at one of the insects on display during a presentation given by Bill Maxwell, otherwise known as Dr. Insecta, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at Wildwood Metro Park in Sylvania.

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Bill Maxwell, or Dr. Insecta, asks anyone who has been stung to raise their hands

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Devon Aton, 7, center, and other children gasp in surprise as Bill Maxwell, otherwise known as Dr. Insecta, lowers an Emperor Scorpion onto the head of a volunteer.

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Dr. Insecta, left, lowered an Emperor Scorpion onto the head of volunteer Hillary Hemry, 12, of Temperance.

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Dr. Insecta, discussed an Emperor Scorpion during a presentation.

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Daniel Wing, 6, right, screams in surprise after taking part in a magic trick preformed by Dr. Insecta, left.

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Morgan Loomis, 6, center, covers here mouth but can't resist looking as she watches Bill Maxwell, otherwise known as Dr. Insecta, hold a cockroach.

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Bill Maxwell, otherwise known as Dr. Insecta, talks about his Madagascar Hissing Cockroach during a presentation.

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Amon Omer, 10, right, smiles as he holds a Rose Tarantula.

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A Rose Tarantula occupies a small container on display.

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Daniel Wing, 6, center, recoils after realizing a tarantula on display is real.

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