First published January 25, 2018
Spiders have been the earth’s most common land predator for over 400 million years.
A healthy spider population helps control mosquitoes and other insects. From the graph above, it’s easy to see that spiders contribute to healthy ecosystems.
Scientists believe that spider silk may be the strongest material in the world. To date, no one has been able to replicate it.
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