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Spider’s Web

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A Spider's web is one of the nature's greatest engineering. The silk which used to make the web is produced in silk glands. With the help of spinnerets spider spin web.

Spinnerets are special organs that allow the spider to decide what type of thread it needs for the web.The silk threads can be thick or thin, dry or sticky, beaded or smooth.

Spider spin web for their food. When an insects stuck on their web, they catch the insects and uses its fango to inject venom. The venom either kills or paralyses the insect, allowing the spider to enjoy its food in peace.

Rahul Kumar

Rahul Kumar is a member of Zigya's Science channel and oversees Chemistry as a subject. He has completed his Masters of Science in Chemistry from Punjab University. Rahul is always full of ideas and brings with him, the enthusiasm and charm to get people involved in them. Follow his work at

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