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Animal Metallicism: 10 Amazing Golden Creatures

The Golden Scarab Beetle (Chrysina resplendens): its chitinous cuticle reflects circularly polarized light which is “left-handed”. Sounds complicated; looks brilliant!

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from goodgriefmissagnes.tumblr.com

An entry from good grief, miss agnes!

In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines...

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Habitat: Madagascar lobster beetle (Mastododera coccinea) . B4INREMOTE-aHR0cDovLzQuYnAuYmxvZ3Nwb3QuY29tLy1OQXc5Nmw5UVVBdy9UczJzVlZ3OFE0SS9BQUFBQUFBQUU1WS9rSG9rbDFfdnRMVS9zNDAwL01hc3RvZG9kZXJhX2NvY2NpbmVhLmpwZw==

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from HGTV

Wildlife Wall

Many beneficial garden insects, such as ladybugs and ground beetles, struggle to find habitats in our neat gardens. Consider creating an attractive wildlife wall to lure them in and keep them happy.

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Canadian artist Yuliya's watercolors evoke such a feeling of familiarity and warmness, that I can't help but get lost in each one. I love the somewhat distorted perspective and the complexity in an otherwise simple subject matter.

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I saved one of these crawling around in my house the other day. Not sure what they are. It really liked eating the orange peel I put him on though. :)

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