Science and nature cartoonist Rosemary Mosco's latest webcomic explains the difference between venomous and poisonous in just half a dozen panels (fewer, if you count the intro and the kicker), which makes it as pithily informative as it is charming.

"Venomous" vs "Poisonous," Explained With Adorable Talking Animals

Here's a little more information for those interested. See more of Mosco's work here and here.