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Spiders in Space on Skylab 3 - Chemistry - About.com
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 build webs.
Spiders in Space - Spiders on Columbia STS-107 - Chemistry
Learn about experiments conducted on spiders in space as part of NASA STS- 107 Columbia mission.
Spiders (Class Arachnida) - Insects - About.com
Looking for an arthropod of the eight-legged variety? Try checking out these articles and links on spiders.
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.
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 ...
Venomous Spiders - Pest Control - About.com
Most spiders of the U.S. are harmless, but the hobo spider, black widow spider, and brown recluse spider can be dangerous - but their bite can be prevented.
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, ...
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 ...
Cobweb Spiders, Family Theridiidae - Insects - About.com
Description: Spiders of the family Theridiidae are also called comb-foot spiders. Theridiids have a row of setae, or bristles, on their fourth pair of legs. The setae ...
Urban Legends and Folklore: Bugs: Spiders
Spiders in houseplants, hairdos, toilets and popping out of your skin!