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By Aurelio Sanchez Journal Staff Writer Asher Ely noticed so many people are content to blend into conformity, so he decided to write a play about what it means to think and act independently. The Bosque School senior set his play "Sicarius Aurorae" in ancient Rome because he's a big fan of the HBO series "Rome." The work was the winning play in Tricklock Company's Sixth Annual Manoa Project: Teen Playwright and Apprenticeship Program. The play's world premiere will be in Albuquerque...
The Six-eyed Sand Spider (Sicarius hahni) is a species of arachnid found in southern Africa. It is found mostly in deserts and other sandy areas. The genus name, sicarius, is Latin for "murderer" or "assassin". This species is named after arachnologist Carl Wilhelm Hahn. The binomial name is interpreted as "Hahn's assassin". Due to the flattened stance and position of the legs, this species is also sometimes known as the Six-eyed Crab Spider. Studies of the venom of this spider have led...
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