A spider that combs and pulls its silk to create sticky filaments could inspire a way to make long, strong nanofibers.
Black widow spiders have rapidly evolved super lethal venom, such that the spiders are now building stronger webs to handle ever-bigger prey. Continue reading →
It was made using 3-D printing techniques and comes complete with an advanced Intel chip, sensors and LED lights.
If you think you've gotten some weird holiday presents, learn what other animals give as gifts.
It has been an interesting year of discovery in the world of creepy crawlies and many-legged critters.
From a puppy-sized spider to a bug bigger than your hand, 2014 was a good year for sightings of the merely big and the colossal in the animal kingdom.
A new company is hard at work breeding 7,000 tarantulas.
What do Jennifer Lopez, Ozzy Osbourne and John Lennon all have in common? It sure isn't the music, of course. All three have had newly discovered animals named after them. Trace and Joe tell us about their animal counterparts.
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