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Originally posted by Timely
This is either a very clever hoax or we have something very special here.
Sets up a perimeter barrier ( very much as we do ).
Also sets up a 'big top' canopy to catch anything airborne and incoming.
A previous poster mentioned something about 3D modelling/pen or some such ...
Point being - we need quantifiable proof these days, just due to current tech.
Either way - it made me take note !edit on 6-9-2013 by Timely because: added the /pen bit.
Originally posted by charlyv
Perhaps drop a fly on it and see what happens.
Originally posted by Wide-Eyes
reply to post by TDawgRex
I'm pretty sure it's a spider nest. In fact I would put money on it.
Originally posted by LoneCloudHopper2
Looks like a fortified spider web, most likely to protect itself from other predators. Neat.edit on 4-9-2013 by LoneCloudHopper2 because: (no reason given)edit on 4-9-2013 by LoneCloudHopper2 because: (no reason given)
Finally, the researchers removed three of the structures from a tree and put them under a glass. After about a week, the mystery was finally solved when two spiderlings came out of two of the structures, and later, a third spiderling hatched from the formation.
reply to post by Stormdancer777
"Happy New Year" and Thank You, nice to see the results of a true Natural Genius.