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New bug named after Jennifer Lopez! #honored

A new species of water mite discovered near Puerto Rico has been named after superstar J. Lo (Litarachna lopezae). Article here. Below is the hilarious reason for the name. 90 more words


A Gallery of Gauzy Wings (Item of the Month)

By Arlene Shaner, Acting Curator and Reference Librarian for Historical Collections

As we head into full summer, it seems appropriate to take a look at one of our many natural history books for this item of the month. 697 more words