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Invasion Of The Spiders In Pakistan
Animals  (tags: Animal, Gallery, Green Home And Living, Invasion, Invasion Of The Spiders In Pakistan, Pakistan, pictures, Spiders )

- 2971 days ago -
Some surreal spectacle. One of the areas in Pakistan right now is a huge web. But not so bad, the incidence of malaria in this region declined sharply.
Australia's Deadly Redback Spiders Invade NZealand
Animals  (tags: invasive species, spiders, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, protection )

- 3115 days ago -
Australia's deadly redback spider has established itself in New Zealand, posing a significant risk to humans as it threatens to colonise major cities, researchers have found.
Photos: World's Biggest, Strongest Spider Webs Found
Animals  (tags: insects, spiders, discovery, wildlife )

- 3169 days ago -
A river-spanning spider web dwarfs a park ranger in Madagascar in 2008. Made of the world's strongest known biological material, the web is the product of a new species, the Darwin's bark spider, which makes the world's largest webs of any spider,
Keeping a Pet Spider
Animals  (tags: pets, animals, endangered, environment, protection, spiders, tarantula, toed, exotic, humans, habitat, wildanimals )

- 3188 days ago -
Spiders might not be for everyone, but for some people they are fascinating and ingenious little creatures that make unique pets.
Amazing Jumping Spiders
Animals  (tags: insects, amazing, spiders )

- 3197 days ago -
Staring menacingly at the camera these extraordinary looking creatures look like monsters straight out of a horror film. But, despite appearances, these creatures are actually jumping spiders, which measure a tiny six millimetres.
Crickets 'Forewarn' Unborn Babies About Spiders
Animals  (tags: Crickets, Babies, Spiders )

- 3376 days ago -
Just because cricket moms abandon their eggs before they hatch doesn't mean they don't pass wisdom along to their babies. New research in the American Naturalist shows that crickets can warn their unborn babies about potential predator threats.
Ecologist Goes Underground in Hunt for One of UK's Largest Spiders
Animals  (tags: spiders, canal tunnels, search, UK, study, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3642 days ago -
A University of Birmingham postgraduate student has won a British Ecological Society (BES) grant to search for one of the UK's largest spiders in the eighteenth century canal tunnels deep beneath the Britain's Black Country.
Meet the Hawaiian Spider That Will Make You Smile
Animals  (tags: spiders, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3665 days ago -
Scientifically, this tiny arachnid goes by the name of Theridion grallator - but it takes little imagination to see how it got its more popular name: the happy-face spider
Bird-Eating Spiders: New Pictures
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, birds, spiders, bird eating spiders )

- 3857 days ago -
One week after pictures of a giant spider eating a bird made news around the world, a second Australian arachnid has been photographed devouring a helpless finch. The couple, of Townsville in Queensland, sent the images to website "It was a b
Redback Spider Eats Snake
Animals  (tags: australia, reptiles, snakes, spiders, reback )

- 3890 days ago -
IT'S a spider-eat-snake world out there - if you believe these images. Dramatic photographs sent to The Cairns Post this week show a 14cm-long snake entangled in the web of a redback spider. See our awesome snake gallery here The snake had appar
"Artistic" Spiders Trap Prey With Light, Study Finds
Animals  (tags: spiders, webs, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3995 days ago -
The crosses, zigzags, and spirals woven by some spiders have long puzzled web watchers. But those seemingly superfluous decorations may be traps that use light to lure prey, a new study of Australian spiders finds.
New Species of "Rock and Roll" Spider
Animals  (tags: spiders, new species, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 4028 days ago -
Jason Bond, professor of biology at East Carolina University, has named a newly discovered trapdoor spider, Myrmekiaphila neilyoungi, after the legendary rock star Neil Young. "There are rather strict rules about how you name new species," Bond said.
Study Sheds Light on Spider Sex ! Video!
Animals  (tags: spiders, mating, UVB rays, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment )

- 4039 days ago -
A team found that male jumping spiders (Phintella vittata) are using ultraviolet B (UVB) rays to communicate with females. While UVA rays are often used in animal communication, this is the first evidence that UVB light is also being used, the researcher
Spiders Play Dead to Get Laid
Animals  (tags: spiders, mating, environment, playing dead, wildlife )

- 4104 days ago -
MALES will go to extreme lengths to get females, but playing dead might not seem like an obvious strategy. Some male nursery web spiders, however, regularly feign death, and those that do are more likely to mate.

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