Space Travel and Exploration

Who was The first spider in space?

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2010-07-15 09:52:54

Anita and Arabella, two female cross spiders were launched into

orbit in 1973 destined for the Skylab 3 space station. They were

used in experiments that evaluated their web building skills in

zero gravity among others things. See Web Links for more details

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