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Trap-Jaw Spiders Webcast with Hannah Wood

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In this video, entomologist Dr. Hannah Wood explains how she studies tiny trap-jaw spiders, and how they hunt for prey.

How Photography Has Transformed the Study of Spiders and Their Webs

white spider web on black background showing circular center and network of rays
Jonathan Coddington, on spider webs and photography. Smithsonian Photography Initiative.