Scientists believe that a spider may be sleeping when its legs are tucked under its body, as in hibernation. There is very little research on the subject of spider sleeping habits. Spiders have a circadian rhythm of acti... More »

Some games for girls to play at a slumber party are "Blind Makeovers," "Spin the Bottle of Nail Polish," "Sleeping Beauty" and "Wacky Bag." These games are interactive and include everyone at the sleepover. More » Holidays & Celebrations Party Planning

All spiders have eight legs and a body composed of two parts: a cephalothorax and an abdomen. There are an estimated 40,000 different species of spiders. Wolf spiders can be identified by their eyes; they have a bottom r... More »

All spiders have eight legs. Spiders also possess a pair of shorter limbs called the pedipalps, that in males serve as sex organs. Spider legs contain seven distinct segments. More »

Some characteristics that identify house spiders include a two-part body that is usually brown, black or gray; a length that is usually not more than a quarter inch; and eight eyes. They don't possess wings, and their pr... More »

Portia spiders are jumping spiders belonging to the genus Portia. There are 17 species. Portia spiders use a wide variety of hunting techniques and learn new hunting tactics rapidly using a trial-and-error approach. More » Pets & Animals Bugs Spiders

The lifecycle of a spider begins with the laying and hatching of the eggs, moves to the development of the spiders and ends with the spider's reproduction, according to Brandeis University. Spiders are known for their we... More »