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Antennal sensilla: in the bull ant Myrmecia

In an ant society, olfaction and mechanoreception plays a big role for communication, recruitment and for identifying nestmates from non-nestmates. An ant’s antennae is packed with a number of detectors, sensilla, that capture different kinds of information. 222 more words


Antennas (simple radio #2)

* Note to self:  The time for a new post is long overdue but it is not as though I haven’t had other distractions to keep me occupied.  3,025 more words


Oi São Paulo!

A breathtaking and colorful view at dusk of part of Central-West São Paulo from ICESP. Most of the antennae surround Avenida Paulista, an amazing spot of this incredible city! 10 more words

Paper Wasp Feeding

Well, better late than never: here’s a wasp trying to get the jump on some parsley flowers that are just starting to open up.

So I missed a couple days this week, because I hurt my back. 126 more words

Macro Photography

Green Eyes

A little green-eyed bee pollinating an Allium bloom. Thanks so much for stopping by! Hope you are all happy and well! :)