Massive spider web

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14 Responses to “Massive spider web”

  1. Flying Squid says:

    Thanks, MakenAI!

  2. okkoto says:

    that’s horror movie material

  3. Anonymous says:

    Mirkwood!

  4. Anonymous says:

    #4: it’s already a classic of British SF. John Wyndham’s last novel, Web, was about spiders capable of co-ordinated action.

  5. lanris says:

    I was immediately reminded of a story I saw recently: http://www.flatrock.org.nz/topics/animals/millions_of_tiny_spiders.htm

  6. Anonymous says:

    Here’s one from Mike Quinn’s site, he’s an entomologist quoted in the Yahoo story:
    http://www.texasento.net/Social_Sp_lrg.jpg

  7. Anonymous says:

    That totally rules. Go nature!

  8. librarianishish says:

    Reminds me of this Swedish invasion, by Bird-cherry Ermine moths. Now this is horror movie material:

    http://user.it.uu.se/~svens/larverna/normal.html

    Beware, not safe for dinner-pictures!

    More ’bout the caterpillars:

    http://user.it.uu.se/~svens/larverna/about.html

  9. Anonymous says:

    I wonder what kind of spiders they are..

  10. Flying Squid says:

    What? No photos? How can they report on something this cool sounding and not provide a picture or two?

  11. Anonymous says:

    Social cobweb spiders? So it really is Web 2.0.

    Of course I’m posting anonymously. You don’t think that I would admit to that do you?

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