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The Heritage Beer Brewed With Some Help From Spiders
When fruit flies love your beer, you don't mind a few webs in the brewery.
October 31, 2017
Disco-Dancing Peacock Spiders Are Impossible to Resist
Arachnophobes and chorophobes excepted.
September 14, 2017
Welt der Gifte
At this exhibit on the world of poison, venomous animals steal the show.
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These Australian Spiders Crossed an Ocean on a Land Raft
Don't worry, their seafaring days are over.
August 03, 2017
A Giant Spider Traveled 10,000 Miles in a Swing Set
He saw the world, with all eight eyes.
July 24, 2017
A Fungus Is the Newest Weapon in the War on Mosquitoes
It's armed with spider and scorpion neurotoxins—but it only affects bloodsuckers.
June 14, 2017
Giant 'Spider Bum Parachutes' Cover New Zealand Field
It was beautiful, if creepy.
April 17, 2017
The Lost Art of Painting on Cobweb Canvases
Monks and peasant artists in the 16th century began this intricate process of re-spinning spider and caterpillar cobwebs.
December 06, 2016
Why UFO Conspiracists Have So Many Opinions About 'Angel Hair’
The mysterious silky substance is the source of much speculation.
October 18, 2016
Watch This Tiny Rainbow Peacock Spider Dance the Performance of His Life
They dance not just to attract the ladies, but to survive.
September 09, 2016
British Zoo Enjoys Record Tarantula Birth
Two hundred tiny Monserrat tarantulas now have the run of the Chester Zoo.
August 15, 2016
The Bronx Bug Whisperer and His Traveling Insect Zoo
Can insects and humans get to know each other?
June 22, 2016
Knight's Spider Web Farm
The "original web site," this farm in Northern Vermont encourages orb-weaver spiders to build their daily webs, and then sells the preserved masterpieces.
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Japan’s Annual Spider Battle is the Arachnid Equivalent of WWE
Eight-legged wrestling, for your entertainment.
June 20, 2016
Watch 2 Jumping Spiders Get Flirty and Awkward
Love is hard. Ask these arachnids.
May 09, 2016
Presenting the Closest Relative to Modern Spiders Ever Found
The fossil is 305 million years old.
March 30, 2016
Newly-Identified Spider Rides Waves, Catches Fish
The spider is named for a Columbia University string theorist.
March 09, 2016
Fleeting Wonders: An Australian Spider Boom
"Perfect conditions" for massive amounts of new arachnids in Sydney.
March 07, 2016
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