Yikes! Spiders build massive communal web in Texas

According to WFAA and The Associated Press, thousands of spiders have spun a sprawling communal web across hundreds of feet of trees at Lakeside Park South in the Dallas suburb.

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"I've never seen anything like this," Barry Clinger, who was at the park with his grandchildren, told WFAA

Mike Merchant, an urban entomologist, said the spiders are harmless.

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