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How to... Build An Insect Hotel
Offbeat  (tags: How to, build, insect hotel, help wildlife, bugs, birds, hedgehogs )

Marie
- 111 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
We help take care of the birds and other animals such as hedgehogs in our gardens by putting out food, or supplying places for them to live, so why not take care of the invertebrates they depend on for food as well?
A Buggy Thanksgiving: Photos
Offbeat  (tags: Thanksgiving, food, bugs, bizarre )

Giana
- 239 days ago - news.discovery.com
A Thanksgiving Day meal with intentional insect ingredients is hardly the norm for most Americans, but it could be our future due to the cost, nutritional and environmental benefits of edible bugs.
Bug Photos to Haunt Your Dreams
Offbeat  (tags: photos, bugs, interesting )

Giana
- 267 days ago - news.discovery.com
interesting photos.
Starbucks Uses Crushed Bugs For Pink Coloring In Frappichinos
Offbeat  (tags: Starbucks, crushed bugs, bugs, dye, pink, coloring, drink, frappichino, bizarre, unusual, off-beat, odd, news, interesting )

Lindsey
- 848 days ago - cbsnews.com
Are you a fan of Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccinos? How do you feel about eating bugs? Cochineal extract comes from the dried bodies of cochineal bugs and has been used for thousands of years to color fabrics. The extract is also known as "carmine" or
Dew-Soaked Bugs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bugs, pictures, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 873 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Ondrej Pakan's photos of insects covered in drops of water
10 Bugs That Are 5,000 Times Cuter Than Puppies Or Kittens
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, funny, unusual, bugs, odd )

Mirce
- 892 days ago - cuteanimals4you.com
Been bitten by the love bug lately? Longing for the sweet sting of Cupid's tiny arrow? Then look no further, ladybugs and harvestmen, as we present some of Mother Gnature's cutest crawly critters. The buzz starts here with 10 adorably cute bugs...
This Is Why You Don't Tease Animals With Technology! VIDEO   video
Offbeat  (tags: frog, ipad, adroid phone, bugs, ants, funny, humor, animals, bizarre, humans, odd, off-beat, pets, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 929 days ago - youtube.com
I thought this video was kind of funny. I hate when people tease cats and animals with games on their ipads. Check out what happens when this guy teases a FROG with a game with bugs. Makes me chuckle. Don't tease the animals!
A Bug's Life: Macro Pictures of Exotic Insects By Rundstedt Rovillos
Offbeat  (tags: bugs, pictures, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1154 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
These may look like monsters from another planet, but these bizarre-looking creatures were photographed by Rundstedt Rovillos in the Philippines
Singing the Praise of the Silent Majority
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, nature, earthworms, quiet, smaller, bugs, beetles, caterpillars, sounds, woods, forests )

Naoko
- 1377 days ago - search.japantimes.co.jp
It is hardly surprising that we tend to overlook smaller and less voluble life forms. The myriad beetles, bugs and spiders that wander our woods and forests are almost entirely quiet, earthworms are mute, swarms of dragonflies at best rustle, while
Mother of Girls Taken From Filthy Home re-Arrested, This Time for Lying
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, bugs, insects, filthy conditions, neglect, Child Abuse, elderly abuse, obesity )

Lilith
- 1434 days ago - ajc.com
Both kids lived in a house teeming with cockroaches and "giant spiders," according to the warrants. The girls have been taken into state care while their grandmother is currently being treated at Kennestone Hospital.
'Cybugs' Are All the Buzz - D.A.R.P.A. Funds Spying Beetles
Offbeat  (tags: spying, bugs, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 1669 days ago - ecoworldly.com
In what is being touted as the first time humans have remotely controlled insects, University of California at Berkeley engineers successfully implanted radio-equipped, "miniature neural stimulation" systems into flying beetles-most notably, the
Bug's Eye View (8 Pictures)
Offbeat  (tags: bugs, photos, insects, environment, habitat )

Cher Away
- 1838 days ago - guardian.co.uk
For nearly two decades Heidi and Hans-Jürgen Koch have photographed a wealth of animal life across the globe. Here they show that you don't have to travel outside Europe to appreciate the bug's eye view
Invading Ladybirds Breed Up Ecological Storm for UK Species
Offbeat  (tags: insects, ladybirds, bugs, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, UK )

Cher Away
- 1851 days ago - guardian.co.uk
A voracious predator, the Asian harlequin ladybird has spread across the UK since its arrival from continental Europe in 2004.
Bugs Cuddle Up to Dead Comrades for Protection
Offbeat  (tags: bugs, dead comrades, cuddle up, protection, aphids )

Simone
- 1947 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Most humans--and animals--don't cuddle up with corpses. Not aphids, though. The insects snuggle with fallen comrades as a way to evade parasitic wasps, a new study suggests.
TV Cockroach Causes Outrage A TV Station Is Under Investigation After a Cockroach Was Seen Scuttling Across a News Reader's Des
Offbeat  (tags: news, cockroaches, roaches, insects, bugs, reporters, interesting, funny, humor, unusual, off-beat, odd, society, bizarre, humans, news )

Peppermin
- 2341 days ago - davesdaily.com
Turkmenistan's national station was bombarded with calls from disgusted viewers saying it had put them off their dinners after they saw the insect during the main evening news programme.
 

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