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Spider Eats Bird in Australia

tags: spider eats bird, golden orb spider, chestnut-breasted Mannikin, birds, avian, WTF, wow Golden Orb Spider eats a chestnut-breasted Mannikin in Australian garden. Image and story: Daily Mail. This picture and story is so creepy that it makes my skin crawl to see this at the top of my blog. But it’s also very strange…

tags: spider, web building, mind-altering drugs, streaming video This streaming video documents that spiders web-building abilities are affected by exposure to mind-altering drugs, like weed, as demonstrated by in 1960 Dr. Peter Witt. [1:49].

tags: spider, giant spider web,arachnid, social behavior Lake Tawokoni State Park rangers (l-r) Mike McCord and Freddie Gowin continue to monitor a giant communal spider web at the park Tuesday, August 29, 2007. Officials at Lake Tawokoni State Park have been watching the growth of a giant communal spider web that has formed in the…