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Happy Mother’s Day to all moms, but especially spiders who feed themselves to their babies

We’re not the only species with reason to be grateful.

On Sunday, phone lines across the world will be their busiest—if we all remember to call our mothers. But we’re hardly the only creatures with good reason to celebrate our moms. We’ve searched the Popular Science archives to give you a roundup of stories featuring heroic mothers from across the animal world.

The moms who

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