The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Get To Know Your Friendly Neighborhood Spiders By Laura Pellicer & Frank Stasio • May 22, 2018 Sean McCann / University of Chicago Press Despite being an entomologist, Eleanor Spicer Rice was not a likely candidate to write a book about spiders. She is terrified of the creatures. Or at least she was until she partnered up with acclaimed arachnologist Chris Buddle of McGill University. Spewing Venom And Mingling With Humans, What Movies Get Wrong About Dinosaurs By Laura Pellicer & Frank Stasio • Aug 30, 2017 Marco Becerra / Flickr - Creative Commons - https://flic.kr/p/aKoNmk Dinosaurs have graced the silver screen since the early 20th century. But depictions of the pre-historic creatures in movies are often comically inaccurate.