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Many biological surfaces in both the plant and animal kingdom possess unusual structural features at the micro- and nanometre… Expand We examined attitudes towards spiders by employing an Approach-Avoidance Task, in which participants respond to pictures by… Expand Silk spinning by insects and spiders leads to the formation of fibres that exhibit high strength and toughness. The lack of… Expand Spider silk has outstanding mechanical properties despite being spun at close to ambient temperatures and pressures using water… Expand Racial residential segregation is a fundamental cause of racial disparities in health. The physical separation of the races by… Expand Spiders produce a variety of silks, and the cloning of genes for silk fibroins reveals a clear link between protein sequence and… Expand 'Multiple causation' is the canon of contemporary epidemiology, and its metaphor and model is the 'web of causation.' First… Expand VOLTAGE-DEPENDENT calcium channels mediate calcium entry into neurons, which is crucial for many processes in the brain including… Expand In the last 15 years understanding of the higher systematics of Araneae has changed greatly. Large classical superfamilies and… Expand 1. The striate cortex was studied in lightly anaesthetized macaque and spider monkeys by recording extracellularly from single… Expand