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Contribute to Creepy Crawly Community Science Projects

Here is a funnel web with a spider at its entrance. Picture by Tony Iwane, shared via Flickr under Creative Commons license.

    We’ve curated a list of slightly spooky Community Science Projects from SciStarter that need your helping hand! Why not try one out this Halloween? You can get in the spirit while gathering data to help scientists better understand your neck of the deep, dark woods (or the suburbs, city, coast, or anywhere you live). There’s no experience required, and can even wear your costume while you work. Eight-Eyed Expedition: Collecting Orbweaver Spiders Connected to Waterways for Genetic Sequencing The Evolab at the University of California Berkeley needs community science volunteers to collect and send them Californian long-jawed spiders …

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