ATTENBOROUGH’S LIFE IN THE UNDERGROWTH
6. 3 0PM, T E N
Arachnophobes, look away now. But those who can push down their aversion for creepy crawlies might be entranced as David Attenborough turns his micro-cameras on the tiny silk-spinners beavering away in this doco. The common wolf spider shows total dedication to pending motherhood, carefully carrying her silk-encased eggs wherever she goes. The bolas spider isn’t so charitable, using its silk-spinning powers for evil.