How spiders listen to 'Silk Route' and tune their web

June 4, 2014 2:30 PM

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How spiders listen to 'Silk Route' and tune their web

London, June 4 (IANS) Welcome to the mesmerizing world of silk symphony. Here silk transmits vibrations across a wide range of harmonics to its native - the spider.

When plucked like a guitar string, the sound of silk gives information about prey, mates and even the structural integrity of a web to the spider, a research shows.

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