The Stuff Of Nightmares: Long-tailed Spiders | Asian Scientist Magazine

AsianScientist (Feb. 19, 2018) – Scientists in China have analyzed the anatomy of ancient spiders that had long tails. Their findings are published in Nature Ecology & Evolution. Spiders are one of nature’s success stories, with spider webs distributed in nearly every corner of...

Woman has been a MERMAID on Bondi Beach for 22 years

The idea of mermaids has caught people's interest for hundreds of years.It could be their beautiful tails, the fact that they spend their life in the sea or folklore that says they lure sailors to their death.Whatever the appeal, there has been a...

Saving lives in the ICU through artificial intelligence

Two years ago, Gal Salomon’s mother developed sepsis during a stay in the hospital. “It was a big hospital with a lot of patients and no one saw or understood it was happening,” Salomon recalls bitterly. “We lost her after two days.” ...

Columbia professor speaks on archaeological findings — The Hofstra Chronicle

Photo: Archaeological evidence found in Hadrian’s Villa reveals new information about ancient Roman culture. Courtesy of Creative Commons.Emperor Hadrian has been recorded in the annals of history as being a complex, benevolent dictator. His legacy, once a masterpiece of Roman architecture and now a...

Troy: Fall Of A City – flipping the script on The Iliad

It has to be noted that the Trojan War, though ripe for retellings, is a story that the majority of an audience will believe they already know. David Farr, writer of BBC One’s new Saturday night...

KU researcher part of international team that discovered ancient spiderlike creature with tail / LJWorld.com

The idea that an ancient spiderlike creature with a tail longer than its body once roamed the earth might seem a walking nightmare to some. Not for University of Kansas researcher Paul Selden, whose writings on...

Don’t pull a fast one

How is the word ‘narcissist’ pronounced? (J Vijaylakshmi, Warangal)The first syllable rhymes with ‘car’, ‘far’, and ‘par’, and the vowel in the second and third syllable sounds like the ‘i’ in ‘kit‘, ‘bit’ and ‘pit’. One simple way of pronouncing the word is...

Arachnophobes look away! Scorpio-spiders found in Myanmar

A tail of the type now seen on scorpions has been found on some spiders preserved in amber for around 100 million years. © Lucas T. Jahn, Shuttertock ...

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