New Spider Species Discovered

MEDFORD, Ore. — Sally Marchington of Medford says her son Neil was always interested in the exploring the environment. While growing up in Oregon, Neil had a habit of collecting critters he found and putting them in his pants’ pockets. “Then in fourth grade is the time he really got me. Oh boy did i … Continue reading »

Spider Species Found Near Grants Pass

NEAR GRANTS PASS, Ore. — It was way back in 1870 when biologists last discovered something like this. We’re talking about a new spider species. An Oregon man found the first family of its kind in all of North America in a cave near Grants Pass. It’s called the Trogloraptor marchingtoni. A self-taught biologist, Neil … Continue reading »