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Survive the millennium in style

At 00:00:01 on 01.01.00 in the Year 2000, the Millennium Bug will strike. Security systems will all go down and anarchy will ensue. There will be crowds in the street letting off fireworks, shouting and eating foreign food. 111 more words



the Face of Everyman had been working late in his secret laboratory deep below the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  Because of fatigue, or perhaps inattention, he unwittingly spilled a drop of his latest experimental pheromone on his exterior. 41 more words

Odorant Receptor Gene in Codling Moth Also Affects Egg Production

A funny thing happened on the way to testing the CpomOR1 odorant receptor.

Researchers at the USDA-Agricultural Research Service conducted an experiment on codling moth ( 549 more words

Insects In The News

Line Trapping: A Promising Method for More Accurate Pest Monitoring

It’s easy to think of a pheromone trap as a lure, putting out a scent and waiting for insects to come rolling in. But insects aren’t sharks; they don’t sense the proverbial blood in the water from great distances. 1,024 more words

Entomology News

Why Stink Bug Pheromone Traps Perform Poorly During Winter Invasions

Score one for the brown marmorated stink bug, again.

Since the pernicious pest arrived in the United States nearly 20 years ago, it has proven difficult to fend off, attacking crops in the summer and invading homes in the fall and winter. 614 more words

Insects In The News

On the Origin of Species - Volbeat and Illumise

Valentine’s Day: a holiday dedicated to the celebration of love between people, a day where romantics shower their significant other with gifts of flowers and chocolate, or take them out to a fancy restaurant for a delicious meal. 780 more words

But Do They Watermarble | Cupid's Bow by SuperChic Lacquer

Hey guys! Today I have a really quick But Do They Watermarble, this week I am featuring the Cupid’s Bow collection that is available now from SuperChic Lacquer! 115 more words