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Bugs: Good, Bad and Ugly


Bugs: Good, Bad and Ugly

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Emerald Ash Borer has become a problem almost throughout IL. This website was developed to help homeowners first ID their tree to make sure it truly is an ash, followed by EAB identification, and then control options.

This powerful ant lifts a caterpillar

Tiny ant picks up caterpillar using just its jaws

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9 of the World’s Deadliest Spiders-Encyclopedia Britannica

9 of the World’s Deadliest Spiders

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Even Cockroaches Have Personality, Scientists Say-NBC News

Illinois Tollway Authority working with environmentalists to boost population of monarch butterflies by planting milkweed

Tiny Spacesuits Keep Bugs From Exploding in a Vacuum

Tiny Spacesuits Keep Bugs From Exploding in Vacuum | Video

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Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys-AP

Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida Keys

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Bees can be challenging to study because each hive has a different personality.-Virginia Tech

Working with Bees - Virginia Tech

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Living with Indoor Ants-Living with Insects Blog

Living With Indoor Ants

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The Cliff-Diving Ant of Madagascar Heroically Protects its Nest-Entomology Today

The Cliff-Diving Ant of Madagascar Heroically Protects its Nest

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Monarch butterfly could get endangered species protection-CBS News

Monarch butterfly could get endangered species protection

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Specialists at the Port of Chicago intercepted an invasive barley flea beetle while inspecting a shipment of rhubarb stems from the Netherlands.

Cities are literally itching for help controlling the bed bug problem; a solution to the scourge could be on its way in 2015

Bugs and Bogus Science-Purdue University

Cold weather-loving cockroach discovered in U.S. : Yard and Garden News : University of Minnesota Extension

Insects are surprisingly nutritious and environmentally-friendly to raise. Plus, most of the world already loves them.

Cockroach 'Biobots' Could One Day Rescue You - NBC News

Townspeople in Western Romania are in distress over the invasion of lady bugs that have swarmed their homes and streets.

Witness This Lady Bug Swarm, and It’s Anything but Cute

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One of the benefits of rooftop beekeeping in Chicago: A view of Pritzker Pavilion and Cloudgate (the Bean) One of the benefits of beekeeping on rooftops in Chicago.

Rooftop Beekeeping

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Smithsonian: Expedition: Insects is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards for grades 3-5. In the book, readers travel around the world to visit six different types of insects in their natural habitats. The young explorers learn about how evolution is responsible for all the beauty, fearsomeness and awe found in nature’s insects.

Expedition: Insects

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West African chimps have a favourite tool set for catching their staple food of ants.

Chimpanzees have favourite tools for hunting ants

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Cockroach climbs Chicago City Council chambers as pest control commissioner testifies-Chicago Tribune

Contaminated firewood can carry hidden threat to trees -Chicago Tribune

Contaminated firewood can carry hidden threat to trees

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