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  1. Golfer jumps into pond to avoid hornet attackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    At first, Pablo Larrazabal thought nothing was out of the ordinary when he swatted an insect away from his face at a tournament in Malaysia on Friday.

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  2. The American Toad: April showers bring toadsRead the original story

    11 min ago | NJ.com

    With the warmer spring weather starting to kick in, a long musical trilling whistle can been heard across New Jersey, especially during rainy days and nights, as male American Toads call out to mates from their breeding sites.

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  3. Tiger beetle danceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Earth & Sky

    ... tiger beetle? It's a nice model system, Wang says, which she learned after attending a talk several years ago by entomology professor Cole Gilbert, who studies neural mechanisms of behavior in arthropods and is a coauthor of the new paper. For the ...

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  4. Reader Submitted: Quinnipiac University To Host TEDxQuinnipiacU 2014 Event On April 27Read the original story

    15 min ago | The Hartford Courant

    Quinnipiac University will host TEDxQuinnipiacU 2014, a student-initiated, collaborative project aimed at showcasing innovative ideas being discussed by the university community, on Sunday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Clarice L. Buckman Theater on the Mount Carmel Campus.

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  5. Vyacheslav Mishchenko Captures the Micro World's Beauty in Magical PhotosRead the original story

    17 min ago | Inhabitat

    There's a notable difference between taking a look around, and actually seeing .

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  6. Some nurseries offer plants that are safe for beesRead the original story

    23 min ago | SFGate

    ... a national trade group called AmericanHort is supporting more research on the issue. University of Minnesota entomology professor Marla Spivak said she hopes the Minnesota Legislature will pass a bill requiring that plants be labeled so consumers ...

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  7. How to check out pest control companies during termite seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to colonize when wind and warmer temperatures hit, said Roger Gold, chair of the Center for Urban and Structural Entomology at Texas A&M University. If your house hasn't been hit yet by these wood-eating bugs, it likely will be. "If you did not have ...

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  8. Meet the female insect with giant PENIS whose steamy sex sessions last 70 HOURSRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Scientists researching the cave-dwelling Neotrogla say the female sports an impressive penis, which she uses to "mate" with her male partner.

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  9. Listen to the PlantsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    We are losing the war on bugs. Every year, we dump 1 billion tons of insecticides on them; every year, they eat up to a fifth of the crops we grow.

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  10. Kids can explore fascinating world of insects at Bug CampRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | NorthcentralPa.com

    Children attending one summer camp this year will encounter a lot of bugs. But they won't have to pack insect repellent. Young bug enthusiasts can satisfy their curiosity about insects by attending Penn State's Bug Camp for Kids from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 23 to 26.

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  11. Syngenta's version for managing citrus greeningRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ag Professional

    Optimizing citrus tree root health and controlling insect vectors with neonicotinoid insecticides may play key roles in managing the dreaded citrus greening disease, said Florida-based Syngenta agronomic service representative John Taylor.

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  12. Save the bees: 'Raging Granny' urges Grand Rapids to ban pesticideRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MLive.com

    City commissioners are non-committal, but intrigued by a resident's plea to ban certain pesticides linked to the health of bees.

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  13. Some Minnesota nurseries offer plants that are safe for beesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | TwinCities

    ... a national trade group called AmericanHort is supporting more research on the issue. University of Minnesota entomology professor Marla Spivak said she hopes the Minnesota Legislature will pass a bill requiring that plants be labeled so consumers ...

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  14. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Star

    Pablo Lawwazabal, 30, was attempting to play the fifth hole during the Malaysian Open at the Kuala Lumpar Country Club but insects stopped play as swathes of angry hornets got a taste for blood and began stinging him.

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  15. Westwood leads in Malaysia; Larrazabal swarmedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Golfweek

    There is no denying that match play has created buzz at the men's NCAA Championships during the past five years, so why haven't more conference championships adopted the style of play? Our Lance Ringler says they should.

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  16. Loose Feathers #440Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | A DC Birding Blog

    Birds and birding The Nature Conservancy is using eBird data to identify important shorebird stopover habitat in California so that it can pay farmers in the most important places to keep their fields flooded during migration.

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  17. Study Links Lack Of Sleep In Young Flies To Lack Of Sex Life; May...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    A new study shows that lack of sleep in young fruit flies affects their ability to reproduce in adulthood.

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  18. Let there be light! The world's largest indoor illumination lights...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The World's largest indoor illuminations experience, Illuminasia , has opened its doors at The Olympia in Blackpool's Winter Gardens.

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  19. Juice prices soar as U.S. oranges are hit with a rare bacteria that ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    Deal on Ukraine is 'worse than Munich in 1938': Ex-aide to Putin claims West has given Russian president everything he wanted as fragile peace deal crumbles Juice prices soar as U.S. oranges are hit with a rare bacteria that has dropped production levels to the lowest point in 30 years Experts have determined the disease that has brought Florida ... (more)

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  20. Ladybugs feed on aphids and many other garden pests.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

    Question: Last year I had a horrible problem with ants and aphids in our garden.

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