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Springtail jumps, video

This is a video from the Netherlands; about a springtail jumping.

Springtails are ‘primitive’, non-flying relatives of insects.

They usually live in soil.

This Dutch video is about how to discover springtails and other small animals in… 100 more words


Unicellular organism's first discovery in the Netherlands

Translated from Ecomare museum on Texel island in the Netherlands:

Bucket with mini gems on Texel beach

Thursday, March 5th, 2015

It looks like a red coralline little fan.

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03-05-15 Golden Orb-weaving Spider from Ron's Invertebrate Series

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Arachnida
Order: Araneae
Suborder: Araneomorphae (fangs slope towards each other in a pinching action)
Family: Nephilidae

Genus/species; Nephila Clavipes… 366 more words


Save bees in the Netherlands, petition

This video is called Biology of the Honey Bee.

From Avaaz.org:

Dear friends across the Netherlands,

Silently, billions of bees are dying off and our entire food chain is in danger. 512 more words

Economic, Social, Trade Union, Etc.

British spring flowers, cuckoos coming

This video says about itself:

Solitary bee foraging on Crocus tomasinianus ‘Ruby Giant’

1 March 2015

See how the small bee is moving around the…

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Most popular animals in Britain

This vido is called Children’s Favorite Animals – Learning English Animal Names | Kids Learning Video.

From daily The Independent in Britain:

Women like cuddly creatures whilst men like creepy-crawlies, says…

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