Spiders are, among other traits, famous for their ability to craft intricate, beautifully designed webs of silk. While spider webs can be indeed creepy and unnerving, especially if you walk right into one, they are nonetheless absolutely amazing feats of design work. Read more: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/blogs/why-spiders-put-designs-in-their-webs
Surviving the Polar Vortex. As massive snowstorms and weather systems from the North Pole drop sub-zero temperatures on us, we should be prepared to deal with the extreme cold. This board offers tips on surviving these extreme temperatures.
Twice a year, New Yorkers are treated to the stunning sight of the sun aligning perfectly with the city's east-west street grid. Hundreds come out to photograph the phenomenon, dubbed "Manhattanhenge," so if you want to witness it for yourself, be sure to get there early to get a spot!
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