Researchers Can Now Easily Recognize Spiders Based on Their Web Design Skills

A lot of biodiversity research relies on being able to recognize and catalog the species in a given ecosystem. That's a task made slightly easier when spiders are involved thanks to researchers at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in Spain who've developed algorithms that can automatically recognize an… » 4/01/13 1:20pm 4/01/13 1:20pm