Photo: A friendly jumping spider

Although many people are afraid of spiders, Dr. Petra Sierwald of The Field Museum in Chicago explains a good reason you shouldn’t be scared: spiders can’t run for more than a few seconds. After that they run out of oxygen. So, you can always outrun a spider!

Photographer Ted Roger Karson describes this spider as friendly.

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