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The Scientist Is In: Spiders!

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Orb weaver spider spins a web. Orb-weaver spider, Eriophora transmarina.
Courtesy of Fir0002/Flagstaffotos/Wikimedia Commons
What makes spiders so special?

Join Museum scientist Sandra Correa-Garhwal to discover some of the creepiest, deadliest, and cuddliest of spiders. Explore these arachnids’ various behaviors and learn about what makes spiders so interesting to scientists who study them, from the material they produce to make webs and threads, to their special spider senses. 

Join the watch party on Tuesday, November 24, at 2 pm ET, or view on this page at the designated time. 

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