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Spider scanner designed for rapid prototyping and CAD applications.
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The Black Widow spider gets its name from the popular belief that female spiders eat their male suitors after mating. However, a new study has shown that the tendency to consume a potential mate is also true of some types of male spider. The study finds that male spiders of the Micaria sociabilis sp...
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Computer Tracks Spider Species By Analyzing Webs
Spider Web Hmbascom/Wikimedia CommonsAn artificial intelligence scans spiders'' webs to determine which species are in the area. Spiders'' webs are unique from species to species, so something like this giant cave spider and this decoy-building spider can be told apart by their webs, despite being e...