Entomology Newswire

Entomology Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Entomology.

Results 1 - 20 of 25,868 in Entomology

  1. Please don't litter WisbechRead the original story

    10 min ago | Fenland Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. I have just read your article in the Fenland Citizen about the rubbish in Wisbech highlighted by Mr Humphreys.

    Comment?

  2. Insecticide-resistant sugarcane aphids? YikesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    But what if the aphid were to stick around for years, and farmers were to kill it repeatedly with the same method? That scenario hints toward how pigweeds developed a troubling glyphosate resistance. When growers relied exclusively on herbicides that contained that chemical, natural selection helped the pesky plant eventually evolve a resistance.

    Comment?

  3. Tickets on Sale for Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden's Bug BallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gaston Gazette

    Tickets are now available for Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden's 2015 Bug Ball to be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Sept. 25, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont.

    Comment?

  4. Health department warns of bedbugsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pike Press

    A couple of reasons for the return are more worldwide travel and today's insecticides, although safer for people, are less effective in killing these bugs. 'We have had several inquiries about identifying and removing bedbug infestations this summer,' Pittsfield Mayor John Hayden said.

    Comment?

  5. Global Ammonium Carbamate Market - Asia-Pacific Has the Largest Share ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SBWire

    Ammonium carbamate is a salt of carbamic acid and ammonia. The compound is white, crystalline and soluble in water.

    Comment?

  6. The Japanese pagoda: a late summer flowering treeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times Beacon Record

    I love it when people send me photos of unknown plants. Sometimes I know right off what it is and can help them with added information.

    Comment?

  7. Story from NorthCountryNow.comRead the original story

    1 hr ago | North Country Now

    Being an arborist, I'm of course very mindful of complexion. Things like bruises and blemishes catch my eye, in addition to scabs, cuts, and even those out-of-place whiskers that appear out of nowhere.

    Comment?

  8. Man with earache goes to hospital and discovers 26 cockroaches living in his earRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    This was the moment a routine visit to the hospital due to an earache turned into the stuff of nightmares. When doctors examined a man complaining of earache in the city of Dongguan, in the southern Chinese region of Guangdong Province, the discovered that the source of his agony was a cockroach.

    Comment?

  9. the Green File: Go out on a limb - " eat flowersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Chances are you would turn your nose up at the idea of eating flowers fresh from the garden. But I remind you that there are plenty of flowers on your fork already.

    Comment?

  10. West Nile virus most prevalent at this time of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    All the recent rain in East Texas is leaving behind the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes. The insects are not just annoying, they can also be deadly.

    Comment?

  11. First Human Case of West Nile Virus in Middlesex County This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Massachusetts Department of Public Health confirmed the state's first human case of West Nile Virus this summer on Thursday. Public Health officials say the man is a resident of Middlesex County, in his 40's, who was diagnosed with WNV by testing completed Thursday by the State Public Health Laboratory.

    Comment?

  12. Birmingham City Jail passes latest kitchen inspection with flying colorsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    The latest inspection of the kitchen at the Birmingham City Jail turned up no evidence of roaches and rodents, netting the lockup a near-perfect score in its most recent health rating. The Jefferson County Health Department inspected the kitchen on Sixth Avenue South July 15, and gave the jail a score of 68 .

    Comment?

  13. .com | Firefighting deadly for riverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News24

    The tiny Jagst River is considered a "natural jewel" in south-western Germany. But, after contaminated water from a firefighting effort entered the river, it now faces deadly contamination along a 120km stretch.

    Comment?

  14. East New York Tenants Protest Living Conditions in Lawsuit Against LandlordRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com

    Tenants of an East New York apartment building are fighting back against poor living conditions in a lawsuit that claims their landlord has tried to raise rent while refusing to make repairs. Walls and ceilings at the six-unit residence are pockmarked with holes, and there are leaks that haven't been fixed in months, tenants said.

    Comment?

  15. The Argiope spider means fall is nearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

    ... with the onset of cold weather. Save your money and use a broom if you must. Answer: This question sent me to my entomology textbooks. I have never given any thought on the eating habits of the cicada's offspring. At the end of summer, the females ...

    Comment?

  16. Spider fan shares his creepy crawly picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lancaster Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A reader has got in touch to share his spider pictures following the news that huge numbers of giant spiders are creeping into homes across Morecambe and Lancaster in search of a mate.

    Comment?

  17. The past returns in Guadalupe Nettel's 'The Body Where I Was Born'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    In Mexican writer Guadalupe Nettel's autobiographical novel "The Body Where I Was Born," a woman recalls her unconventional childhood through a series of stories about her life told to a silent listener, Dr. Sazlsvski. Born with a birthmark on her cornea, the narrator has to wear a patch over her eye as a girl and doesn't see well.

    Comment?

  18. Harvard grads' idea: Chips made out of bugsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    EMILY: NEW THIS MORNING, COULD THESE CHIPS HELP AMERICANS GET MORE COMFORTABLE EATING BUGS? THREE HARVARD GRADS THINK SO. INSECT-BASED EATING WAS RECENTLY NAMED ONE OF THE TOP FOOD TRENDS THIS YEAR.

    Comment?

  19. Mighty Cam CCD from Aven Handles Light and Color ChallengesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | US Tech

    ANN ARBOR, MI A new microscope camera from Aven, Inc. is designed for demanding light and color challenges. The Mighty Cam's CCD sensor assures optimum color fidelity and excellent image quality for life sciences, industry, geology, entomology, botany and education.

    Comment?

  20. Living Landscapes Matter: Lawns And Gardens Are Ecosystems That Help Us AllRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Health News Digest

    While in some parts of our country, people are replacing their lawns with rocks, mulch, cacti and plastic grass-deadening the landscape in order to conserve water-you may not have to. "Having a lawn and being a good environment steward are not mutually exclusive," explains Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute .

    Comment?