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How to Get Rid of Drain Flies?

This article is about ways to get rid of drain flies. Drain flies are the small black or brown colored insects that are usually found in your kitchen. 34 more words


The Beauty of 'Fag Hag'

Call them what you will, ‘Fruit Flies’ or ‘Fag Hags’, the tawdry tabloid Rampage has a few things to say about the women who love hanging out with homos. 130 more words

HA Archive & Library

Drosophila prefers red to white wine


From a casual conversation with Dr. Carmen Vivar, we were surprised to learn of her observations that wild Drosophila flies were excellent at spotting her glass of red wine; whereas when she would serve white wine, the flies would rarely appear. 491 more words


How research at Bournemouth University is helping improve our understanding of heart function

What can the heart of a fly tell us about the human heart?

Research using fruit flies named Drosophila (from Greek meaning “dew loving”), lead by… 83 more words

Medical Research

Green Pot

Last week I poemed about our retired garburator. This week another kitchen poem. It’s about the contraption that has taken garburator’s place. I wrote the poem last fall at the height of fruit fly season, and took some photos to prove it.  139 more words

Poetry Friday

Well, so much for deactivating...

Suddenly the fails come thick and fast!

Maybe I need to change my profile to read “I stay for the fails”…

This is a repeat offender… 72 more words


It May Have Escaped Your Notice, But Life Isn't Fair

Dude. 2016 is off to a rocky start. I’ve had a host of personal issues going on from multiple car break downs, the sale of our house falling through, … 387 more words