If you're talking fang size, the Gaboon viper is the best-endowed snake on the planetwith fangs that can reach up to 2 inches (5.08 centimeters) in length! The fangs fold back against the roof of the snake's
mouth then snap out in an instant to strike.
Death Adder Duet Premieres Wednesday, January 8, 2003 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on the National Geographic Channel
Craig and Jackie Adams-Maher of the Australian Reptile Park search for Australia's deadliest snakethe death adderwhose venom is vital for a much-needed antidote.