Hate Spiders? We Have Some Bad News For You, Because They Can Fly


Those people who loathe spiders can take comfort in the truth that, although they are able to crawl up just about anything, they can not fly…or so we thought.

Researchers lately got footage of a flying spider, which does not bode well for arachnophobes. Take a look at the video below, if you’re able to stomach it.

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Sure, they could not fly in just how that butterflies and birds do, but it does not make me feel any better. All this means is that they’ll glide down into my bed during the night from my ceiling fan, which is not acceptable. How are we supposed to break free from them? Maybe there is simply no escape.