Giant Spider Web in Northern Texas

Long-jawed spiders hunting from a communally built mega-web in Texas. (Photo by Mike Merchant / Texas A&M Agrilife Dallas)

Some people are afraid of spiders. And most spiders don’t like other spiders, either — they often eat each other. In North Texas, a strange thing has happened. Thousands of spiders worked together to build a communal mega-web it’s about 40 feet high and as long as a football field.

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