This is just really, really cool. The discovery of a spiderweb--with insects trapped in it---preserved in amber for 110 million years. Think about it the next time you have the urge to stomp on a multi-legged intruder:
"the great great ancestors of modern spiders were weaving webs as long ago as 136 million years ago."Read up on just how ancient our spidey friends are, and see the pictures: BBC: Ancient web spins evolution story.