Insect wars and spiders

I’ve been so busy, I haven’t had time to post on a bunch of cool arthropod news items that have come out lately. Fortunately, Zooillogix is picking them up:

Insect Warfare (potential for insects as weapons of mass destruction)

Fossil Spider Digital Dissection

I would love to write more about use of insects in war–there actually are several instances other than the ones mentioned in the story.
But–GAH! Damn job keeps getting in the way of blogging!