spider webs

Have a mad question about March hares? Something about squirrels driving you nuts? Want the poop on dung beetles? Welcome back to Ask Your Weird Animal Questions, in which we answer a few of your awesome animal inquiries each week. Let’s jump right in, because the first question is about dolphins. Do Dolphins Send Us...

In a move worthy of Spider-Man, a potential new species of spider uses its web as a slingshot to ensnare prey. Like most spiders, this talented arachnid weaves a standard orb web out of silk. But it’s no regular web: The center is attached to nearby plants by a long thin line, and the tiny...