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Ground spider diversity studied in research project
...rest. She remembers being intrigued by insects and tarantulas
when she was young. "My parents wondered why I lik... allowed her to keep her collection as long as the tarantulas
and spiders didn't get out into the house, she said. As an undergraduate, Henderson took her paren...
Tarantulas produce silk from their feet
Researchers have found for the first time that tarantulas
can produce silk from their feet as well as their ...m of scientists who made the discovery using zebra tarantulas
from Costa Rica. The team found that the tarantulas
secrete silk from spigots on their legs, allowin...