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Watch out for kissing bugs!

Texas A&M University is tracking the movement of “kissing bugs” into the southern United States. These bugs carry a parasite called Trypanosoma cruzi… 180 more words


Chapter Three: Forbidden

For those of you who still need to catch up…

Chapter 1

Chapter 2



We had been walking in silence for hours now, and I was just starting to realize that maybe I was a bit too hard on Opal. 679 more words


How a Cat Poop Parasite Could Help Scientists Beat Cancer

“A single-celled parasite usually found in cats’ intestines—and later in their poop—shows unique promise as a cancer treatment.” More

Chapter Two: Forbidden

For those of you who need to catch up on the story, here is the link to the rest…

Chapter One



He didn’t know what was happening. 520 more words


On Mira Grant's "Parasite" (Parasitology #1)

On my list of Most Terrifying Things are such horrors as abused apostrophes and Rush Limbaugh’s hypnotic, bigoted radio voice, but right up there near the top are also zombies and parasites. 982 more words

Book Review

Chapter 1: Forbidden



The air was lonely. There was no pollen or dust swimming about. All was still in the forest. That was, until I heard the crackle in the bushes. 617 more words


Caterpillar Safari

Today was the first Caterpillar Safari for myself and a few of the other Bug Lab Volunteers.  We went to Belle Isle, just around the corner from VCU’s Monroe Campus in search of a few specific caterpillars. 143 more words

Banded Tussock