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Spider Webs

Spidey's Tighty Whities

Kelly Rypkema | Posted 12.31.2014 | Green
Kelly Rypkema

In a real life struggle between Spiderman and Superman, just who would win?

This Spider Has A Particularly Nasty Way Of Foiling Predators

LiveScience | Tanya Lewis | Posted 06.01.2014 | Science

Many animals camouflage themselves to avoid being eaten by predators, but few are as strange as a spider that disguises itself as bird poop. The o...

Mystery Of Weird Rainforest 'Webs' Solved

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

About six months ago, a graduate student at the Georgia Institute of Technology first spotted a mysterious web unlike anything scientists had seen bef...

Could Men's Lace Underwear Become a Thing?

Michael Kleinmann | Posted 09.26.2012 | Style
Michael Kleinmann

More and more men's underwear brands are introducing lace into their underwear offerings. These aren't your typical lace panties either. This is lace ...

From Spider Webs to the Cosmic Web

Mario Livio | Posted 08.14.2012 | Arts
Mario Livio

For an astrophysicist, perhaps the most amazing aspect of 3D spider webs is how much they resemble computer simulations of the cosmic web -- the filamentary structure of the Dark Matter in the universe.

WATCH: Japanese Scientist Creates Violin Strings Out Of Spider Silk

Posted 03.06.2012 | Home

Spider silk is stronger than nylon, kevlar and even steel; it can stretch double its length and endure extreme heat and cold. The versatile properties...

David Moye

PHOTOS: Spiderweb Artist Weaves Tangled Web | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

New Jersey artist Rocky Fiore has nothing in common with Little Miss Muffett. Instead of running away from spiders, he runs toward them -- looking t...