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Molten Metal Bug

This has got to be one of the strangest looking insects I have ever seen. It looks like it is made from molten metal. I don’t know if these were its baby bugs or not, but some of them had the same molten sheen. 47 more words


Bee's Knees

I do love me a sweet, fluffy bumblebee!

What it does with what it gathers is always a bit of a mystery to me, since the same bush was covered in honeybees doing the work of producing honey. 99 more words


Saturday Smile: Don't Bug Me

My McLain grandchildren, including, I dare to say, the ones in Vermont, are interested in bugs. Of course, Dagny would be at the top of the list, even going so far as purporting a desire to be an entymologist when she grows up. 345 more words


Phoebe and the Monarch

On a cold night in November, temperatures dipped below freezing and hundreds of monarchs fell from their places in the eucalyptus trees at Natural Bridges State Beach.  101 more words