Setting a trap | The Hunt

A Darwin's bark spider sprays a 25 metre bridging line across a river. From this silken thread - which is the toughest natural fibre on the planet - she will suspend her web.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'15''
  • Broadcast year: 2015
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: The Hunt
  • Episode: The Hardest Challenge