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This New Species Of Australian Spider Will Scare The Pants Off You.

Meet Dolomedes briangreenei, or just Brian for short. Here he easily strides out onto water looking for a meal.
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Officials named the spider Brian after World Science Festival cofounder Professor Brian Greene.
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Brian can glide along on the surface of the water. The bugger can even remain submerged for up to an hour as it hunts for insects, fish, and cane toads.
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While their bite isn’t dangerous to humans, they’re certainly an unsettling sight to come across when you’re taking a dip in a river or stream.
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