So now I will just give you a handful of random spider facts stolen from here as well as here.

Very Fun Spider Facts!!!

  • Spiders are not insects
  • Like most American based multi-national corpoations, spiders are on every continent except Antartica
  • Arachnida means 'spider', and it comes from Greek
  • If something does not have 8 legs, it is not a spider
  • There are about 40000 diffrent species of spiders
  • Arachnophobia is pretty common. Some people attribute it to an evolution based fear, so it is not extacly grounded in logic or reason.