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Hot Summer Sees Sharp Rise In Harlequin Ladybird Numbers
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I Haven’t Seen These Ladybugs Everyone Keeps Talking About

Multicolored Asian Lady Beetles are apparently everywhere but my house.

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Sergey Katsapin

An Open Letter To Animal Planet About Those “Monsters Inside Me” Commercials

Animal Planet, you're a great cable channel. 

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Rebehka Cramer Moreland
Rebehka Cramer Moreland

Seven Methods For Getting The Bugs Off Your Car This Fall

Every day I see 'em. SPLAT.

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Carly Hennigan

Sedalia’s Green Thumbers: Help Me With Plant……Stuff

In the past, I've talked about our various attempts to grow things.  

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Uninvited Creatures: Which Animals Make You Squeamish?

I have to be upfront here.  I am not a huge fan of wild animals.  Now, don't get me wrong.  I like a nice zoo just like everyone else.  But those animals are in ENCLOSED SPACES.  There is little or no chance that the giraffe is going to come over and try to eat my hand.  The apes are behind glass.  I can wave and that's just fine, Bombo can stay over there and eat his banana.  You will pretty much never ever be able to get me to go on one of those "safari" things.  I am not too big on going out hunting for that same reason.  Sure, I may have an advantage, but Bambi might have a grudge.

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Tasty Cicada Recipes for When the Swarm Strikes This Summer

Listen, don't read this while you're eating. Come back when you've finished though. It's just that reading about parboiling insects might have a negative effect on your appetite. See, the 17-year cicadas have already started to emerge from the ground, and there are going to be billions of them. BILLIONS. So, you may as well eat some, right?

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