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Superhero qualities of the creepy crawly

Spiderman and Iron Man aren’t the only guys with superhero qualities. ┬áSome insects, spiders and other creatures also have some pretty cool abilities.

So, what were your guesses? 920 more words

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Dung Ho! Dung Beetles in South Africa

Dung Ho! Dung Beetles in South Africa

On a recent trip to South Africa, the number one thing people were talking about was the upcoming World Cup Soccer Tournament about to be played there. 714 more words


French Dung Beetles to the Rescue

Just came across this interesting article about dung beetles on ‘The Conservation’ blog.

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New Dung Beetles are Coming to Australia

Australia, home to nearly 23 million people, is also home to 28 million head of cattle. Besides producing milk and meat, cattle also produce a lot of manure, which was a big problem in Australia until the 1960s because their native dung beetles preferred manure from kangaroos, koalas, and other native species. 286 more words

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