June 12, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
June 11, 2014|
Male dwarf spiders deploy sperm-blocking plugs to thwart the reproductive chances of their mate’s subsequent suitors.
February 3, 2014|
Female spiders prefer gifts from males to be wrapped in silk.
October 28, 2013|
Female spiders prefer sperm from males with gifts, a study shows.
February 27, 2013|
A team of physics students in the U.K. have worked out that spider silk could be strong and tough enough to stop a moving train.
February 12, 2013|
A video of the colonial arachnids taken by a local man has gone viral.
December 19, 2012|
A putative new species of spider found in the Peruvian Amazon uses forest debris to weave sculptures that resemble a giant spider into its web.
March 7, 2012|
A researcher spins spider silk into violin strings.