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Gum Leaf Katydid (Torbia viridissima)

Yesterday, as I stepped out to get the mail, I noticed a large green insect on the deck.  It turned out to be a “leaf insect” or Katydid. 215 more words

Nature

True Facts About The Leaf Katydid

The leaf katydids are insects that look like leaves. They really look alike. They are different in their colors and shapes.

In order to learn more, let’s watch this video and listen to this hilarious conversation between evolution and the leaf katydid;

Written by: Moonface

Nature

Katydid

**A Children’s Tale**
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“Some stories are true that never happened. “
~Elie Weisel
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I did not see
It sitting there,
But Katydid.
I did not see… 92 more words

Children's Poetry

A Bugs Life

The Central Highlands of Tasmania is an amazing place, the scope for exploration never ending. One can easily find themselves completely immersed in their surroundings in a continuous pursuit of new waters and the possibilities they behold. 66 more words

Tasmania

The suicidal cockroach

Hannah selflessly decided that she wants her whole class to see the caterpillar in her little bug cage turn into a moth, so we gave the cage and all of it’s inhabitants to her teachers and got ourselves an upgrade.   1,437 more words

Life

Photo of the Week - February 20, 2014

This the time of year when I start getting antsy to see green vegetation, flowers, and insects again.  Since our prairies are still brown and dormant, I have to live through photographs from previous field seasons.  183 more words

Prairie Photography