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Locusts: The Bothersome Bug that Shaped America

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Locusts: The Bothersome Bug that Shaped America

There were few bright spots during the Great Depression, but in some parts of the Midwest, the sun barely shone at all. Why? Dust clouds swirled the plains for years, shrinking visibility to thr...

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Step Inside the Spider’s Web

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Step Inside the Spider’s Web

Spider lore is a tangled web of lies and exaggerations. These eight-legged wonders rarely bite humans, and even fewer are actually poisonous. They are more Charlotte’s Web than Arachnophobia....

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Awesome Opossum: The World’s Most Misunderstood Marsupial

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Awesome Opossum: The World’s Most Misunderstood Marsupial

Let’s get one thing straight: Possums live in Australia.  Opossums are the sharp-toothed, pointy-nosed, long-tailed weirdos you’ll find hanging off a branch in your backyard. Or scurrying acr...

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Think Roaches Can’t Get Any More Disgusting? They Can.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Think Roaches Can’t Get Any More Disgusting? They Can.

If you’re like most people, the thought of a roach is enough to make you shiver. From their shiny, lacquered bodies to their spiny legs, roaches are just gross. They scurry and stowaway in the d...

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These Prehistoric Pests Will Haunt Your Dreams

Thursday, January 24, 2019

These Prehistoric Pests Will Haunt Your Dreams

With over a million insect species scurrying the Earth, we humans deal with our fair share of creepy crawlies. But during the super-sized age of the dinosaurs, pests were so much worse. We’re...

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