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Why Don't Spiders Stick to Their Own Webs?

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Is the thought of walking face first into a spider web enough to make you scream? In this episode of Nature in a New York Minute, I share a little experiment to help you face your inner demons and answer the age-old question "Why don't spiders stick to their own webs?"

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