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Inside a tarantula spider's beating heart - Comments

drumdaddy's Avatar Comment 1 by drumdaddy

Fascinating. I wonder how many other animals have been examined via MRI. It seems to be a breakthrough tool that will continue to open thousands of doors to greater knowledge.

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 14:51:13 UTC | #845228

smegely's Avatar Comment 2 by smegely

I am always slightly taken aback by the way that such articles have to give some practical applications, as though the pursuit of knowledge was not interesting enough in its own right.

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 19:27:35 UTC | #845292

QuestioningKat's Avatar Comment 3 by QuestioningKat

I hear that the 64% of Evangelicals who answered that working to protect the natural environment is not essential to being a good Evangelical, will be forced to watch this clip of a heartbeat before carelessly killing any spiders that happen to tread on their property. ;)

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 20:23:08 UTC | #845311

Rodger T's Avatar Comment 4 by Rodger T

Seriously, a one second video clip?

Had to play it a couple of times ,but cool nevertheless.

Fri, 01 Jul 2011 22:49:45 UTC | #845363

susanlatimer's Avatar Comment 5 by susanlatimer

What a magnificent view of a life.

I wish the video clip was longer too.

Sat, 02 Jul 2011 07:55:43 UTC | #845446

TheLordHumungus's Avatar Comment 6 by TheLordHumungus

30 second clip is here:

Tue, 05 Jul 2011 12:44:01 UTC | #846365