Researchers at Kochi's Sacred Heart College have discovered a new little jumping spider belonging to the Salticidae family in the Western Ghats.
A sensor that puts spider sense to good use has been invented by South Korean researchers. The sensor can recognise the faintest vibration, simple words and monitor heartbeats.
Scientists from the Chinese Academy of Sciences have spotted 30 new species of spider in Xishuangbanna tropical rain forests in China.
A woman who tried to kill a spider by setting some towels on fire in her apartment has been arrested in the US state of Kansas on a charge of aggravated arson.
There`s a `Spiderman` in all of us! Researchers have for the first time sequenced the genome of the spider and found that humans share certain genomic similarities with the creepy-crawlies.
Tom Daley has reportedly signed up for `I`m A Celebrity` after TV bosses put him to the test in the jungle.
Scientists have discovered the 3D fossil portrait of what could be one of the world`s first spiders.
Mark Zuckerberg reportedly posted his picture-based query on Twitter`s new app, after he spotted a spider in his bathroom.
Officials temporarily shut the infested Dean Academy secondary school in Gloucestershire, western England, so that pest control experts could exterminate the false widow spiders.
Scientists have discovered two new species of spiders with strange living habits in Uruguay.
A scientist has discovered an eyeless huntsman spider, named the Sinopoda scurion, the first of its kind.
Some spiders in South Africa can tangle up a snake by trapping it in the sticky mesh and then spinning a fine web around its coils.
ICAR scientists claim the misunderstood arachnids should be considered well-wishers of farmers.
Kelly Osbourne is nursing a swollen eye after she was bitten on the face by a spider.
Scientists at the University of Wyoming say they have unravelled the secret of what makes spider webs sticky.
Scientists have discovered the first spider that dines primarily on vegetarian fare.
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