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You may have noticed droplets of water skittering around on the film of hot oil when you’re frying something in a skillet.
These eight-legged critters scale walls and skitter on ceilings, clinging in seemingly impossible ways.
Scorpions use tiny hairs on their legs and body to sense vibrations and will likely skitter into a safe hiding place before you even see them.Everything you need to know about scorpion stings and venom|John Kennedy|July 22, 2021|Popular-Science
Researchers will unsettle the pond bottom and the beetles float to the surface, where they skitter around upside-down, he explains.These beetles walk on water, upside down, underneath the surface|Jake Buehler|June 28, 2021|Science News
Let the green stalks spurt and skitter across the skillet just until they turn bright green with a few spotty blisters.Seared steak and asparagus donburi take that bowl of rice to new heights|Daniela Galarza|June 3, 2021|Washington Post
Moving another notch down caused the picture to skitter back and forth on the screen.The Time Traders|Andre Norton
When you quit Skitter Bend, like the whipped cur you wus, I wus right hot on your trail.The Night Riders|Ridgwell Cullum
We saw the ruffled grouse whir through the thickets and the wild ducks skitter down the stream ahead of us.Days Off|Henry Van Dyke
He divided with me, told me to fasten one upon the end of my line and skitter it over the water.With Rod and Line in Colorado Waters|Lewis B. France
Skitter and spit dust—use it all, but keep us clear for three minutes!The Butterfly Kiss|Arthur Dekker Savage