Today@UNL | Rearchers reveal spider mating habits, join national strawberry project

Steven Schwartz, a post-doctoral researcher, discovered that the mating habits of dark fishing spiders include both cannibalism and male self-sacrifice.
Steven Schwartz, a post-doctoral researcher, discovered that the mating habits of dark fishing spiders include both cannibalism and male self-sacrifice.

Schwartz reveals spider's self-destructive mating habits

Steven Schwartz, a post-doctoral researcher in biological sciences, discovered that the mating habits of dark fishing spiders include both cannibalism and male self-sacrifice. The researcher, co-authored by William Wagner and Eileen Hebets, was published in Royal Society Biology Letters this month. Continue reading…

Credit Union open house is today

Keith KauffeldThe University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union is hosting an open house for its new president, Keith Kauffeld, from 3 to 5 p.m., June 28. The event, free and open to the public, is at the NUFCU’s main branch location, 1720 P St. Refreshments will be served. Continue reading…

Originally published June 28, 2013 - Submit an Item