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Apr 12, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Living harvestmen, more commonly called daddy longlegs, have one pair of eyes. But that wasn't the case 304 million years ago.
Feb 10, 2014 07:10 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
For some spider suitors, the arachnid equivalent of a box of chocolates is an insect wrapped in silk.
Jan 2, 2014 01:10 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A video gone viral looks like a creepy clump of spiders, but it's actually a cluster of harmless tiny critters trying to keep warm. Continue reading →
Dec 30, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A caterpillar benefits from a trait that makes others recoil: toxic halitosis. Continue reading →
Dec 17, 2013 07:50 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Scientists now have a mate to match the largest female spider fossil ever found...but there's a catch.
Oct 29, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Close-up photography reveals some of the spookiest spiders and insects anywhere on the planet.
Oct 29, 2013 01:30 PM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Spiders from deep time have surfaced in images of unprecedented detail this week at a geological meeting in Denver.
Sep 4, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Douglas Main, LiveScience Staff Writer
Strange sightings and new species abound in the Peruvian amazon, including a strange web-like structure that no scientist has been able to yet identify.
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