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spider

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2017 McLaren 675LT Spider

To satiate customer demand, McLaren's released a drop-top version of its 675LT, a car that pays homage to the 1997 McLaren F1 GT Longtail.

By 4 December 2015

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2017 Fiat 124 Spider

It might be based on the new Mazda MX-5, but its styling and character is unmistakably Italian.

By 18 November 2015

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2016 Ferrari 488 Spider

What do you get when you take the top off of a 488 GTB? Don't call it a convertible, it's the 488 Spider.

By 16 September 2015

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Parrot MiniDrone Rolling Spider

If you can live with its short flight times, the affordable, smartphone-controlled Parrot MiniDrone Rolling Spider is a great quadcopter for beginners and hobbyists.

By 21 August 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating 21 August 2014

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2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider

The new Spider model features a removable fabric top, but the same gorgeous looks and slightly frightening performance.

By 12 June 2015

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Newly discovered 'monster' spider isn't as horrifying as it sounds

There's a beast of a spider roaming the Oregon woods, but let's try to keep the fear factor in perspective.

By 4 February 2016

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Stanford to Colbert: Yes, you can climb like Spider-Man

When Stephen Colbert says science has ruined Spider-Man, a Stanford engineer makes a video showing off his gecko-inspired gloves that proves the late-night TV host wrong.

By 29 January 2016

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Why Spider-Man has to stay fictional forever

Scientists look at the limitations of walking up walls in the real world and find that a real-life Peter Parker would look more like a freakish Sasquatch than an agile superhero.

By 19 January 2016

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This drone catcher shoots out nets like Spider-Man

How do you stop mischievous drones? With more drones that function like "robotic falconry," says one university professor.

By 10 January 2016

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Watch the world's biggest jumping spider leap in sticky slo-mo

Depending how you feel about spiders, this BBC video of a slo-mo jumping spider is either full of win or full of nope.

By 8 January 2016