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Explore the astonishing world of spiders: colonies of thousands living together in huge silken nests in the Amazonian rain forest; nine-inch-long tarantulas that sing; and spiders that stalk other spiders by gently shaking their webs. Meet spiders that get turned on by videos; cyber-spiders that compete to build webs in the computer; and a virtual spider that cured a dramatic case of arachnophobia.


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Publisher: PBS

Streaming video

  • Release date: November 8, 2007
  • Duration: 00:56:49
  • Number of parts: 1

  • Public Performance: Not permitted

  • Formats

    Streaming video

    Languages

    English

    Explore the astonishing world of spiders: colonies of thousands living together in huge silken nests in the Amazonian rain forest; nine-inch-long tarantulas that sing; and spiders that stalk other spiders by gently shaking their webs. Meet spiders that get turned on by videos; cyber-spiders that compete to build webs in the computer; and a virtual spider that cured a dramatic case of arachnophobia.


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