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22 min ago | Science Daily
The question of why species should specialize, i.e. using only a fraction of all resources available to them, has puzzled scientists and non-scientists alike.
22 min ago | Science Daily
An invasive grass species frequently found in forests has created a thriving habitat for wolf spiders, who then feed on American toads, a new study has found.
3 hrs ago | The Independent
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5 hrs ago | Outblush
Everyone in the neighborhood adores your dog... including the bugs. You'd feel better about letting him outside more if you knew the ticks, fleas, and mosquitoes wouldn't try to bite and make house on him.
6 hrs ago | ECNmag
Researchers from North Carolina State University have found that century-old museum specimens hold clues to how global climate change will affect a common insect pest that can weaken and kill trees - and the news is not good.
9 hrs ago | Psychology Today
Earlier this year, the Huffington Post reported the case of 28-year old Sara Zamora , a woman from Florida was arrested following her appearance in a zoosadistic fetish video entitled SOS Barn .
A LEADING businessman who was at the forefront of one of Southend's biggest companies has died from a bee sting.
Aug. 26, 2014: Some Montgomery County residents are worried about the effect new aggressive mosquito control tactics are having on beneficial insects like bees.
NEITHER WAS WEARING A LIFE JACKET. CONCERNS IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY TONIGHT ABOUT THE IMPACT OF AGGRESSIVE EFFORTS TO KILL MOSQUITOES THAT CARRY THE DEADLY WEST NILE VIRUS.
According to local park naturalist and Zion Nature Center manager Mindy Murdock, the Asian longhorn beetle is just one member in the current onslaught of non-native insect species to hit the United States that pose severe impacts to our native forest habitat as well as local industries.
David Herrington, 65, of Dunholme Road, has seen his garden turn into a jungle and a dumping station after being left open to attack when his front gate was stolen two years ago.
The dramatic loss of honeybees to changing land use, viruses and pesticides is alarming, and they are irreplaceable as pollinators.
Tree Canada has donated a biopesticide that will be used to treat at least 75 trees, part of a larger plan to prevent the destructive insects from infesting the city's trees.
The Greening of Detroit is a nonprofit that assists neighborhood groups in planting trees, urban agriculture and more.
Sitting on a Dorset beach on a warm August day,I became aware of an occasional large white butterfly flying in fast from the sea,carrying on up the beach and finally homing in on the cliff face vegetation.
Global temperatures haven't risen in 18 years. The nine years since a Category 3 hurricane or stronger hit the United States is the longest period since 1900.
A parasitic fungus that reproduces by manipulating the behavior of ants emits a cocktail of behavior-controlling chemicals when encountering the brain of its natural target host, but not when infecting other ant species, a new study shows.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 04:11 pm
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