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Spiders: Flamboyant species with bright red legs is COLOUR BLIND

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Meet the colourful yet colour-blind spider! Flamboyant species with bright scarlet legs lacks the photoreceptor for red, surprising study revealsSaitis barbipes is a common jumping spider found in Europe and North Af...

Spiders: Flamboyant species with bright red legs is COLOUR BLIND

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Meet the colourful yet colour-blind spider! Flamboyant species with bright scarlet legs lacks the photoreceptor for red, surprising study revealsSaitis barbipes is a common jumping spider found in Europe and North Af...

Dogwalker is stunned to find huge web made by money spiders

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That's some busy spiders! Dogwalker is stunned to find intricate web stretching 150 yards across the countrysideImages captured by dog walker Merry Roberts show bushes cloaked in intricate webbing stretching for yard...

Fear of spiders may be triggered by aversion to scorpions, study says

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Are you terrified of spiders? Your fear may actually be rooted in an aversion to SCORPIONS, study claimsExperts showed real-life spiders, scorpions and other arthropods to volunteers The participants rated high level...

School CLOSED due to SPIDERS: Pupils kept at home after infestation

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School’s CLOSED due to SPIDERS: frustrated parents blast Northampton academy as 1,650 students forced to stay home at short notice after suspected False Black Widow outbreakThe Duston School emailed parents last nigh...

AR app featuring virtual spiders offers cure for arachnophobia

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A cure for arachnophobia? Scientists create an augmented reality app that places a virtual 3D spider on your HAND - and say it reduces fear of arachnids in real lifeThe 'Phobys' app is now available for free for iPho...

Female black widow spiders start EATING their partner while mating

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Female black widow spiders start EATING their partner before they've even finished mating - before moving on to another maleCannibalism initiated by females with leg grasping and piercing during mating   Males cannib...