Giant Joro spider that ‘parachutes’ by using webs to ride the wind like a balloon ‘set to cover the entire East Coast’

According to some experts, a terrifying-looking spider that can use its webs ‘to ride the wind’ is on track to span the entire East Coast.

Many people are calling this species of arachnid the parachuting spider because of its uncommon talent.

Scientists say Joro spiders could soon cover the East Coast

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Scientists say Joro spiders could soon cover the East CoastCredit: Getty