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TERRA 1022: Consider the Ant 1 Abandon all hope ye who enter...

TERRA 1022: Consider the Ant 1

Abandon all hope ye who enter here?

A personal search for ethics in the post-modern wilds of an overpopulated planet – where Catholic guilt, environmental destruction, and the fascinating lives of ants collide.

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Spiders set sail for far off lands

The latest in my creepy science series.

Not only can they fly, spiders can also set sail and drop anchor when they want!

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News

Why is this male carrion beetle "biting" one of the female's antennae?

Earlier this spring I came upon an interesting aggregation of insects at a sap flow at the base of the trunk of a large oak ( 698 more words

Nature

The island rule In this episode, Jordan and Charlie chat about...

The island rule

In this episode, Jordan and Charlie chat about the island rule, how spiral galaxies get their shape and the small brains in social wasps.

By: National Science Foundation.

Science in Scotland: How do You Catch Ticks?

Here comes a cliche excuse on why I haven’t been posting, but it is a legitimate one. I have had major ‘make it or break it’ exams that consisted of everything learned this year from October to May that I had been studying constantly for. 897 more words

Science In London

Bug Conundrum

As the vulture of the bug world, I have a very important job at museums, taxidermy shops, and in forensic science. Don’t get me wrong, I also enjoy my freedom in the outdoors, scavenging for carcasses to clean while leaving only skeletal remains. 254 more words

Wildlife

Which Came First - Flowers or Bees? Stop and smell the flowers…...

Which Came First – Flowers or Bees?

Stop and smell the flowers… and watch this video.

Bees and flowers have an amazingly close relationship. Flowers need bees in order to reproduce, and bees need flowers to feed their colonies.

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