Photo: Michael Hrabar


Halloween "inspidered" news from the Gries lab!

November 01, 2018

Halloween "inspidered" media interest in the "alien empire" of spiders. Andreas Fischer (Gries-lab; studying spider communication) was featured on television, radio and in newspapers talking about the wonderful and fascinating world of spiders. False black widows (photo: Mike Hrabar) are common on Burnaby campus residing in rooms and hallways. You may walk by them every day on your way to your office.

Below are a couple of media links:

CBC News:

CBC radio:

CBC News British Columbia:

Global news:

CTV news: