Project Noah is a tool that nature lovers can use to explore and document local wildlife and a common technology platform that research groups can use to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.
How To Make a Ladybug Feeder & Attract Them to Your Garden
Last week, I showed how you can make natural pesticides for your plants. While these sprays pose less risk than the toxic ones, they also rid your plant of beneficial insects like the ladybug. Unlike most pesky bugs that you want to purge from your garden, ladybugs live up to their cute little name. They pose no harm and are actually beneficial to your plants by feasting on a few of your plant’s nemeses such as aphids, mealybugs, leaf hoppers, scales and mites.
How to be more GUTSY with your decorating, instantly - Fieldstone Hill Design
As I observe my clients and friends, I notice that in general, most of us tend to be more comfortable with bringing a soft, welcoming and hospitable touch into our homes, but adding a BOLD touch – even just a touch – to their homes causes much more pause. On the same token, I have …
Meet the Feather-horned Beetle with Huge, Bushy 'Eyebrows'! | Featured Creature
The feather-horned beetle looks like it would get excellent radio reception with its huge, fan-like anntenae used to locate females ready to mate!
Amazing Photos of the Earth's Weirdest Creatures at the 2013 Insect Academy Awards
As a child I used to love going into the nearby field and searching for new insects. In my area the ultimate prize was a praying mantis, however, like most people, as I grew I came to be more and more uncomfortable around things with more than four legs. For those of us with an acquired distaste for insects, Rocke ...
Tasting the rainbow: The ants whose multi-coloured abdomens show exactly what they've been eating
Mohamed Babu, 53, a scientist from Mysore, in South India, set up these stunning photographs after his wife, spotted ants turned white after drinking milk.
Male praying mantises dance seductively to attract a mate
With their legs outstretched and bodies artfully poised, these praying mantises look as though they are about to bust a move on the insect version of Strictly Come Dancing.
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