May 23, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
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.
November 9, 2011|
Using CT scanning, scientists were able to visualize a tiny mite hitching a ride on a 50-million-year old spider.
October 31, 2011|
Researchers scan the molecules in spider venom for anti-cancer effects in tissue culture.
October 28, 2011|
Researchers measure the responsiveness of a spider’s slit sensilla, sensory organs embedded in the exoskeleton that sense vibrations.