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London, Dec 08 : Spider webs reach out and grab airborne prey and particles thanks to an electrostatic glue that coats their surface, a new study has revealed.
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Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part story. Part 2, about yaupon and deciduous hollies, will be published Dec. 22. It adorns mantels, brightens wreaths, and is celebrated in song throughout the month of December.
Experts say Colorado's plunge into a deep freeze is too little and too late to disrupt the population of the destructive pine beetle.
One hundred years ago, Bohemian-born William Oktavec, a butcher by trade and a would-be artist, arrived in Baltimore from New York with his wife and young son.
The woolly bear isn't really a bear at all. It is a caterpillar which becomes an Isabella Tiger Moth.
A preserved cockroach that died in the act of pooping. The fossilized excrement is shown in panels D and E. Scientists now have an answer to a question you never knew you had: What happened to all the dinosaur dung? Cockroaches vacuumed it up, a new study suggests.
"He has only recently been elected president of South Africa," William Finnegan wrote in The New York Review of Books , of Nelson Mandela, in 1995.
Sulfoxaflor is the first of a newly assigned sub-class of pesticides in the "neonicotinoid" class of pesticides and is considered by the EPA to be "highly toxic."
The immense forests of Canada's north, relied on as a natural way to soak up greenhouse gases, are threatening to become major emitters of these gases instead.
Every fall, the management of Water Country Water Park brings in a certified arborist to inspect the trees that provide shade and enhance the beauty of the park to make sure they are safe, healthy and secure.
Some monkeys consume their five-meals-a-day within just an hour, according to a new in-depth analysis of primate eating habits.
Researchers say that some monkeys in South and Central America eat as many as 50 different species of fruit a day.
Frog dissection illustration from the book "Historia naturalis ranarum nostratiuma " from 1758 Before photography, the only way to bring back a visual of strange creatures in other lands was through illustration.
Paleontologists and biologists from Russia, Slovakia, Germany, Lebanon, and Japan are the first to offer positive fossil proof that cockroaches cleaned up the dung left by Triassic, Jurassic, and Early Cretaceous dinosaurs in the Dec. 4, 2013, edition of the journal Public Library of Science .
China is still evaluating whether to approve the strain of genetically-modified corn that caused it to reject some U.S. shipments in the last few weeks, a government spokesman said.
Kampala- Makerere University students have complained of poor sanitation which they claim has aided the breeding of bedbugs in halls of residence.