‘Somersault Spider’ Backsprings Through the Desert

A newly discovered spider has just entered the animal record books by becoming the only known somersaulting spider. The new species, Cebrennus rechenbergi, is described in the latest issue of the journal Zootaxa. It’s a nocturnal spider that lives in the Erg Chebbi desert of southeastern Morocco. Bug Photos to Haunt Your Dreams Check out its impressive, super fast backsprings! Whil

Desert Breath

Desert Breath Desert Breath | Land Art project | by D.A.ST. Arteam | 1997 Scroll down to watch documentation video Desert Breath is a Land Art project created by D.A.ST. Arteam. The team was founded in 1995 by: Danae Stratou (installation artist), Alexandra Stratou (industrial designer & architect), Stella Konstantinidis (architect), for the purpose of creating this project. T