Teen Skepchick’s Reality Checks 5.21
- Kiera Wilmot will not be charged with a felony for her science experiment, and will be giving a public statement tomorrow. (via USA Today)
- Anonymous is on the side of the Florida teen charged with a felony for being in a lesbian relationship. (via Mother Jones)
- More than half of spider species have abandoned building webs, and instead use hairy adhesive pads to grab their prey. (via Uni Kiel)
- On Beyonce and feminism. (via Bitch Magazine)
Featured image credit: Adapted from Figure 8 of Wolff, J.O., Nentwig, W., Gorb, S.N. 2013. The great silk alternative: multiple co-evolution of web loss and sticky hairs in spiders. PLoS One 8(5): e62682. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0062682
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