This arachnoid race is highly sophisticated and intelligent... for being big spiders with a leg span of around 2 meters... They are known scientists and engineers... And no, that's not a microphone he's holding, (This ain't 'karaoke at the planet of giant spiders night'!) it's a translator device. Oelim cannot speak many other languages than their own. (Done completely in ball point pen while I was bored at work) For more info on the Oelim race, click here.