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Oct 6, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
We have spiders to thank (or not to thank) for knees, with the consolation that spiders have 48 knees while we only have two.
Sep 9, 2015 10:55 AM ET // AFP
The two-inch spider is believed to be from the Hadronyche genus, which typically lives in trees.
Aug 18, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The spiders smoothly soar through the air and make strategic, head-first landings on desired spots.
Aug 5, 2015 11:27 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Male wolf spiders learn how to copy each others' dance routines to impress the female set.
Aug 5, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
If you think your life's bad, consider a spider that's turned into a zombie, brainwashed into building a home, and then killed when the job's done.
Jun 1, 2015 01:26 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The wooing only works if the females can feel these vibrations.
Mar 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Traits associated with butterflies, lobsters and spiders are all present in a newly found super ancient creature that gave rise to these and other modern species. Continue reading →
Mar 18, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Arachnids optimize the size, strength and stickiness of their webs for catching whatever prey is around.
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