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How to fight the Stink Bug invasion - ABC Action News

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How to fight the Stink Bug invasion
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Stink bugs -- officially Brown Marmorated stink bugs -- arrived in the US from Asia a decade ago.
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Weapons of Bug Destruction - Wall Street Journal

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Weapons of Bug Destruction
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Bugs are a serious threat for the U.S. military, often carrying diseases that can affect combat readiness. The Navy Entomology Center for Excellence in Jacksonville, Fla.
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Cockroach Backpack App Controls Insects via iPhone - I4U News

Cockroach Backpack App Controls Insects via iPhone - I4U News | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it

A mobile phone-controlled cockroach backpack app controls insect movements, called Roboroach, has sparked controversy. The company that markets the bionic device says it teaches kids about neuroscience. But other agencies have accused the firm of animal cruelty.
Read more at http://www.i4u.com/2013/11/57107/cockroach-backpack-app-controls-insects-iphone#tBsdc4wUlzWROkDS.99


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New Scorpion from Land of Ancient Myth : DNews

New Scorpion from Land of Ancient Myth : DNews | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Mythology tells of a fire-breathing Chimera that once stalked Lycia, a region in what is now the southern coast of Turkey. A recently discovered species of scorpion from Lycia falls short of the Chimera in the terror department.
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"Survivor: Blood vs. Water": Of bugs and brothers - CBS News

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"Survivor: Blood vs. Water": Of bugs and brothers
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Water": Of bugs and brothers. CBS. There was plenty of action packed into Wednesday's episode of "Survivor: Blood vs.
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Using Citizen Science to Track Insects Across the U.S.

Using Citizen Science to Track Insects Across the U.S. | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
By Richard Levine Yesterday during the annual meeting of the National Science Writers Association, I sat in on a presentation by University of Florida entomologists Andrea Lucky and Jiri Hulcr abou...
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Insects, bees, SNAILS - the creepy crawlies you chase out of your house are now in products for your FACE - HEALTHISTA. THE POWER OF YOU.

Insects, bees, SNAILS - the creepy crawlies you chase out of your house are now in products for your FACE - HEALTHISTA. THE POWER OF YOU. | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
You might have heard about the Japanese snail facial, now get ready for snail face gel, bee mask and the crushed insects you didn't know were in your lipstick (RT @HealthistaTV: We've got two Dr.
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U.N. agency urges eating insects : nottheonion

U.N. agency urges eating insects : nottheonion | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
reddit: the front page of the internet (U.N. agency urges eating insects http://t.co/2jsB9m5a5E #nottheonion)
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Twitter / jomonmathewk: @shreyaghoshal Crickets, family ...

Twitter / jomonmathewk: @shreyaghoshal Crickets, family ... | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
@shreyaghoshal Crickets, family Gryllidae, are insects somewhat related to grasshoppers, http://t.co/zFsUdBAYJr
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From Shrieks to Smiles – about the good insects - Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog)

From Shrieks to Smiles – about the good insects - Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) From Shrieks to Smiles – about the good insects Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) I realized the changes in my feelings towards the insect kingdom when all I did was walk back and place the leaves back gently at...
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Global Food Report - Thoughts on Food: Insects: key to feeding the world.

Global Food Report - Thoughts on Food: Insects: key to feeding the world. | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Not GMO, but insects are key to feeding the world. When are you ready for your piece of grasshopper? http://t.co/2rMjNBXjIY @WageningenINT
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Stunning pictures of bees show the insects like never before

Stunning pictures of bees show the insects like never before | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
For the past three years, the U.S. Geological Survey has been taking high-quality images of bees and other insects, posting roughly 1,200 images to their Flickr. (“@beekindhoney:Stunning picture.
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Twitter / Amazing_Homes: Wonderful bed! Hopefully there ...

Twitter / Amazing_Homes: Wonderful bed! Hopefully there ... | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
“@Amazing_Homes: Wonderful bed! Hopefully there are no ants or other insects! http://t.co/S4RsvuFM9S”;
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Don't Let Pests Ruin Your Holiday Cheer - Regional News

Don't Let Pests Ruin Your Holiday Cheer
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As homeowners begin spreading holiday cheer, the National Pest Management Association encourages them to also be cautious to ensure they aren't also spreading seasonal pests.
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'Gifts in kind' bring some strange things to U - Bemidji Pioneer

'Gifts in kind' bring some strange things to U Bemidji Pioneer "They've enjoyed learning about Minnesota's natural world, and so they somehow want to give back." About five years ago, a leading entomologist gave the university about 83,000 small...
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New experiments offer insight into how insects fly and how to design tiny flying robots

New experiments offer insight into how insects fly and how to design tiny flying robots | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Researchers have identified some of the underlying physics that may explain how insects can so quickly recover from a stall in midflight—unlike conventional fixed wing aircraft, where a stalled state often leads to a crash landing.
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Near-Endangered Butterfly Reintroduced At Florida Museum Of Natural History - WUFT

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WUFT Near-Endangered Butterfly Reintroduced At Florida Museum Of Natural History WUFT The butterfly specimens used in the project are bred and held in two laboratories on UF's campus: the Special Projects Laboratory at the Florida Museum of Natural...
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Building Better Homes for Bumblebee Queens - KQED

Building Better Homes for Bumblebee Queens - KQED | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Building Better Homes for Bumblebee Queens KQED As an assistant professor of entomology, Golick leads a research project called Bumble Boosters, which is equally intent on learning more about bumblebees, promoting the biological and pollination...
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Black widow's not bad, she's just drawn that way - SunHerald.com

Black widow's not bad, she's just drawn that way - SunHerald.com | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
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Tim Lockley, a specialist in entomology, is retired from a 30-year career as a research scientist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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Movie: bioplastic and red ink made from insects | design | Deezen

Movie: bioplastic and red ink made from insects | design | Deezen | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Design graduates Aagje Hoekstra and Evelien Crooy show us the bioplastic and ink made from insects that they presented at Dutch Design Week 2013.
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Made in St. Louis: Metal artist creates insects and plants - STLtoday.com

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Made in St. Louis: Metal artist creates insects and plants
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I use insects and plant forms in my sculptures. My pieces are all metal. Rarely do I incorporate a different material. Do you work with painted metal?
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Researchers develop artificial surfaces insects cannot stick to

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Beetles, cockroaches, and ants will have a harder time walking on facades or air conditioners in the future - thanks to the bio-inspired, anti-adhesive surfaces Prof. Dr. Thomas Speck, Dr. Bettina Prüm, and Dr. Holger Bohn are developing together with the Plant Biomechanics Group of the University of Freiburg. The team studied plant surfaces in order to determine what influence cell form and microstructure as well as surface chemistry exert on the adhesion behavior of insects.


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So, What Do You Do? Insect librarian Isa Betancourt makes bugs appetizing - Newsworks.org (blog)

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So, What Do You Do? Insect librarian Isa Betancourt makes bugs appetizing
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Academy of Natural Sciences' Isa Betancourt really likes bugs.
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Beneficial Insects For Gardening

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10 Beneficial Insects For Gardening (Beneficial Insects For Gardening - http://t.co/trL3BatjiX #insects #gardening)
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Good luck? Or good riddance? Ladybug invasion reported at Mid-South homes - WMC-TV

Good luck? Or good riddance? Ladybug invasion reported at Mid-South homes - WMC-TV | Bug Hugger | Scoop.it
Good luck? Or good riddance? Ladybug invasion reported at Mid-South homes WMC-TV "A lot of times, they'll get inside a wall or inside a house and multiply or be in multiple numbers and that presents an issue because you don't want a whole lot of...
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