Spiders

Thanks to This Marvellous Plant You Will Never Again See Spiders and Any Other Insects in Your Home!

Spiders and all kinds of insects are not a serious threat as long as they do not make your home theirs too!<p>Especially during the summer season, these …

Gardening

Now's not the time to politicize the roving gangs of giant spiders slowly taking over America

First and foremost, let me say that what’s happening in this country right now is simply tragic. Families have lost loved ones, and this nation …

Hundreds of spiders with visible fangs infest pest controller’s house

A pest controller has captured hair-raising footage showing his house infested with hundreds of venomous spiders with ‘glowing green’ …

Insects

Scaring Babies for Science - D-brief

By Bill Andrews | October 20, 2017 1:05 pm<p><i>(Credit: Shutterstock)</i><p>“Snakes, why’d it have to be snakes?” so sayeth Indiana Jones, and so, apparently, …

Psychology

Spider genes put a new spin on arachnids’ potent venoms, stunning silks, and surprising history

These eight-legged marvels have complex genomes, some bigger than ours

Insects

Spiders, up close and personal

Before you say “yuck,” consider their awe-inspiring qualities

Papua New Guinea

Female Australian Jumping Spiders Reject Mates After Losing Virginity

Once is enough for many of these ladies.

Biology

Blowtorch to burn spiders sets Tucson home alight fire crews say Yahoo7 News

Aussies often make jokes about burning down the house when they come across giant spiders, but one American may have done just that.<p>Tucson …

Australian News

What creeps you out more, snakes or spiders?

It's time to settle the debate on creepy-crawly things.

Michigan

These natural spider repellents are currently Amazon best sellers

An estimated 150 million giant house spiders are set to invade homes this autumn/winter.<p><b>If you want to avoid facing any eight-legged creepy crawlies</b> …

Amazon

If you hate spiders, this trick is for you

But thankfully for arachnophobes there’s a simple way to keep your living space critter-free, without harming the eight-legged creatures.<p>There’s no …

Australian News

Sex-crazed spiders are invading your home - but these 5 simple DIY tricks will keep them out

These quick tricks will help stop terrifying eight-legged creatures from seeking refuge in your house as they flee the winter weather.<p>As the nights …

Insects

Big horny spiders are having sex all over your house

SPIDERS are shagging in your house right now and there is nothing you can do about it.

British Humour

Ireland under attack from spiders that are wiping out native species

False widow bites can cause intensely painful swelling and feverishness in humans<p>Wed, Oct 4, 2017, 19:57 Updated: Wed, Oct 4, 2017, 20:01<p>The false …

News (Ireland)

Ireland under attack from spiders that are wiping out native species

False widow bites can cause intensely painful swelling and feverishness in humans

News (Ireland)

Spooky Spider Halloween Sign

Spooky Spider Halloween Sign<p>Hi there, Pretty Handy Girl readers! I’m Vineta from The Handyman’s Daughter, back with another tutorial for you! This …

Halloween

How to stop spiders getting it on in your house

You may have heard that 150 million spiders are preparing to copulate in your house.<p>That’s right, it’s Spider Mating Season – which means your …

How to keep spiders out of your home

Arachnophobes everywhere are readying themselves for a period of peril, as tens of thousands of spiders are about to invade British homes.<p>Running …

Insects

Spider invasion: 150 million sex-starved spiders invading homes across Leeds and UK

Huge spiders have been spotted in Leeds and across the UK as spider season has officially begun.

Leeds

Gardener ‘nearly died’ after being bitten by one of Britain’s most venomous spiders

<b>A gardener claims he almost died after a common spider crawled up the sleeve of his dressing gown and bit him.</b><p>Paul Thomasson said he couldn’t breathe …

Insects

Should you be worried about this year’s ‘spider invasion’?

The warm summer has produced a bumper crop of arachnids creeping into our homes. Britain’s eight-legged beasts can give you a fright, and some can even bite – but are any really dangerous?<p>’Tis the season when our lives become festooned with spiders. The humungous webs of plump orb-weaver spiders …

UK News

Birmingham set for spider INVASION - here's how to tell if they're harmful or not

Spider-mating season is finally upon us, with thousands of Birmingham residents bound to witness a creepy crawly or two in the coming weeks.<p>More and …

Insects

Get ready for 150 million giant spiders creeping into our houses for mating season

<b>It’s autumn, and you might think that signals Halloween, Bonfire Night and colourful leaves turning on the trees.</b><p>Yeah, it does mean all of those …

Insects

10 ways to keep spiders out of your house

And they won't cause the spider, you or your home any harm<p>Most species of spider are harmless to humans, but if you're one of the many people who feels personally victimised by even the sight of one, these tips might change your life. Plus, they won't cause spiders any harm.<p>As days get shorter, …

Essential Oils

‘Smiley-faced’ spiders named for the Obamas, Bernie Sanders

They’ve all stood up for human rights and the environment and now critters that stand on eight legs have been named in their honor.<p>Meet 15 new …

Bernie Sanders

Ask LH: How Can I Keep Spiders Away?

Image: iStock<p>Dear Lifehacker, Recently I have been confronted with a staggering number of various spiders. I am not bothered by the majority of them, …

Hacking

These 15 new spiders were named for celebrity activists, including Bernie Sanders

Spiders Galore<p>Currently, there are approximately 35,000 named species of spiders worldwide, but many scientists believe that this number makes up …

Bernie Sanders

These Spiders Eat Their Mothers' Dead Bodies

Most spiders are loners,<br>meeting others of their species<br>mostly for mating or combat.<p>Not so with Stegodyphus dumicola.<p>Living in colonies, this species<br>takes maternal care to an extreme.<p>Females spit up liquid nutrients<br>to nurse the young, a process<br>that eventually kills the adult.<p>Later the offspring eats …

Animals

Weatherwatch: driven by damp or desire, spiders leg it indoors

Hordes of arachnids have overrun homes across the UK this autumn, but is the wet summer to blame?<p>It is an arachnophobe’s nightmare: homes across much of Britain have been overrun with hordes of spiders this autumn, popping up in baths, running along skirting boards and up walls. This has been …

Insects

These Baby Spiders Demand The Flesh of Their Mothers When They Get Hungry

Family is a nightmare.<p>It's not easy raising kids. You bring them into this world, feed them, look after their every need, and what kind of thanks do …

Science