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Spiders in Space on Skylab 3 - Chemistry - About.com
Oct 24, 2014 ... Spiders went to space as part of NASA's Skylab 3 mission. Learn about the mission and the effect microgravity had on the spiders' ability to ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryinthenews/a/spiders-in-space-skylab.htm
Spiders in Space - Spiders on Columbia STS-107 - Chemistry
Columbia's STS-107 mission carried SpaceHab's STARS (Space Technology and Research Students) payload. Among the experiments was Australia's ' Spiders ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryinthenews/a/spider-in-space-sts-107.htm
Characteristics of Spiders - Order Araneae - Insects - About.com
Spiders are often feared and sometimes scorned, but they do serve a purpose on our planet. Did you know that this order, Araneae, is the largest entirely ...
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/p/char_araneae.htm
Spiders (Class Arachnida) - Insects - About.com
Looking for an arthropod of the eight-legged variety? Try checking out these articles and links on spiders.
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Widow Spiders, Genus Latrodectus - Insects - About.com
The famous black widow is just one of the venomous widow spiders living throughout the world. Bites from female widow spiders are medically significant, and ...
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/p/latrodectus.htm
Camel Spider Arachnid Species Overview - Insects - About.com
Camel spiders inhabit deserts and other arid environments, including areas of the Middle East where U.S. soldiers are stationed. What are camel spiders, ...
http://insects.about.com/od/noninsectarthropods/f/what-are-camel-spiders.htm
Learn About Wolf Spiders - Family Lycosidae - Insects - About.com
One of the largest spider families, wolf spiders use keen eyesight, quick reflexes, and camouflage to survive as ground dwellers.
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/p/lycosidae.htm
10 Fascinating Facts About Spiders - Insects - About.com
Spiders – some people love them, some people hate them. Regardless of where you stand on the subject, you'll find these 10 facts about spiders fascinating. 1.
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/a/10-Fascinating-Facts-About-Spiders.htm
Learn About Jumping Spiders - Family Salticidae - Insects - About.com
Jumping spiders comprise the largest family in the order, the family Salticidae. They use their vision and springing ability to hunt and capture prey.
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/p/Salticidae.htm
Why Spiders Decorate Their Webs – Spider Web Decorations - Insects
Some spiders make elaborate decorations in their webs - circles, zigzags, crosses, or spirals. What purpose do these web decorations, called stabilimenta,  ...
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/tp/Why-Spiders-Decorate-Their-Webs.htm
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