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Black Widow Spider

Pest: Black Widow Spider (Latrodectus hesperus)

Pest Type: Beneficial Predator

Major Identifying Features: Most common harmful spider in California, can cause painful and serious reactions, female has a shiny black body, slender back legs, red or orange mark in the shape of an hour glass on the underside of the large, round abdomen, body is 5/16 to 5/8 inch long, male is much smaller, olive-green gray abdomen with cream-colored areas, same hourglass pattern (yellow) on the underside of abdomen, female only eats male rarely after mating, irregular tough-stranded web, sticky cobweb mesh, spherical egg sacs are creamy in color and paper like… 138 more words

Black Widow by Chris Brookmyre

Surgeon Diana Jager has had a troubled past and so when she meets and falls in love with I.T.expert, Peter Elphinstone, she can’t believe her luck. 345 more words

Crime

What to be a part of Cumbernauld's Infinity War? Here's how!

The Avengers assemble in Cumbernauld?

Yes, that’s right. By now you should be aware that the Avengers: Infinity War will be filming in Scotland, and after today’s announcement, Cumbernauld is one location you might just catch a glimpse… 275 more words

Scotland

Black Widow - Christopher Brookmyre

For me Christopher Brookmyre has to be up there with some of the greatest modern crime writers. His attention to detail and satirical views coupled with political motive makes for a great read.  114 more words

Books

The Black Widow 

She woke up on the right side of the bed

even though it was the wrong bed.

A euphoric release from his touch,

such a familiar, yet disconnected feeling. 109 more words

Poetry

Marvel By Numbers: The Avengers

Whoo! Big team up! Now that we’ve established each of our heroes’ origin stories, let’s throw them all into a box and mix them up together! 916 more words

Marvel By Numbers

Cholo Visceral - Vol II (Tonzonen Records)

I have been playing this album for a few weeks now and with each listen I seem to be finding something new. It has definite Jazz leanings, a sprinkle of prog and some good old fashioned psych rock, but what it has more than anything is a whole lot of surprises. 389 more words