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Any Experiments Done On Web Making Spiders ?
« on: 16/11/2007 22:54:54 »
Dear Weblike Arachnid Architects,

See these spider webs ?

Nice eh ?



This one (above) has caught the morning dew !




Just wondering if there have been any experiments done to see what webs would be like made with inebriated spiders ?...or spiders under the influence of narcotics !! (not that I condone hurting spiders cos I luff eh)


.....can't think of any reasons why there would have been studies to look into this but then it is Friday night and I wanted to ask !!



 

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Any Experiments Done On Web Making Spiders ?
« Reply #1 on: 17/11/2007 00:25:36 »
I'm sure I have seen something about this on the forum before, but I wont search for it right now.  In the meantime:

http://www.cannabis.net/weblife.html
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NETS  MADE  BY  SPIDERS  FED
ON  DRUG-DOSED  FLIES
web of a spider on LSDweb of a spider on mescaline
web of a spider on hashishweb of a spider on caffeine
Just Say No: web of a drug-na´ve spider




 

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Any Experiments Done On Web Making Spiders ?
« Reply #2 on: 17/11/2007 04:30:41 »
Cool Thread Neily!

Love the webs... that is interesting!
 

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« Reply #3 on: 17/11/2007 04:49:15 »
In a word, yes. This was a topic on a show, can't do links on phone though...sorry
 

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« Reply #4 on: 17/11/2007 14:15:58 »
FANTASTIC GEORGE......just a newbie and already making some AWESOME contributions !! ;)

I can't believe that they gave spiders LSD !!....I think the spider made an admirable effort too !!...and the caffeine one ?...Oh my !!!...next time they should try de-caf !!

Cripes !!...they really did do all those tests !!!!!




 

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