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Spiders in Space on Skylab 3 - NASA Spider Experiment on Skylab 3
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.
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryinthenews/a/spiders-in-space-skylab.htm
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.
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryinthenews/a/spider-in-space-sts-107.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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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
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
10 Fascinating Facts About Spiders - Insects - About.com
From jumping spiders to tarantulas, spiders all share certain traits. These 10 facts about spiders will teach you what all spiders have in common.
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/a/10-Fascinating-Facts-About-Spiders.htm
Cobweb Spiders, Family Theridiidae - Insects - About.com
Cobweb spiders include the familiar common house spider and the feared black widow. A large and diverse family, there are over 2200 Theridiids worldwide.
http://insects.about.com/od/spiders/p/theridiidae.htm
Spider Bites: Symptoms, Pictures and Treatment - First Aid - About.com
May 15, 2014 ... Pictures and descriptions of real spider bites, including black widow and brown recluse. Learn how to tell and what to do.
http://firstaid.about.com/od/bitesstings/qt/07_spider_bites.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
Arachnophobia and Spider Fears - Causes and Symptoms - Phobias
Jun 4, 2014 ... Arachnophobia, or fear of spiders, is one of the most common specific phobias. Those who are afraid of spiders will go to great lengths to ...
http://phobias.about.com/od/introductiontophobias/a/arachnophobia.htm
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