Spiders’ cobweb chemical repels invading ants

November 27th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 27 (IANS) Golden orb web spiders know how to protect their web silk from invading ants -- they just add a chemical to repel the latter. The properties ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Spiders court females with ultraviolet rays

May 2nd, 2008 - 9:41 am ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, May 2 (DPA) Ultraviolet rays have been found to be essential for a spider courting females, a published report said Friday. National University of Singapore (NUS) Associate Professor Li Daiqin ... Read more...

Posted in World |