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Galleria Mellonella: World's Amazing Insect Breakthrough Bat-Moth Evolutionary War

Science & Tech  (tags: Galleria mellonella, the Greater Wax Moth, animal hearing, most sensitive hearing, echolocation, bats, communication through ultrasound, moths call to mates, Strathclyde, technological innovations )

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The Greater Wax Moth has the most sensitive ears of any living thing on the planet, according to a new study.

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Freya H (357)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:29 pm
Goes to show that evolution can be an arms race between predator and prey.

Darren W (218)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 10:30 pm
Fascinating stuff. . . thanks for sharing.

Laurie H (817)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:07 am
Very informative & interesting article, Many Thanks Judy!!~

Russell R (87)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 10:26 am
Spent millions of dollars to come up with a miniature microphone. Cam You Hear me Now?

Effie Ligon (57)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 10:44 am
I love the genius of Nature!

Tim C (2420)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 12:06 pm

Birgit W (160)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 3:39 pm
Interesting, thank you.

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:43 pm

Theodore Shayne (56)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:01 pm
Insects are amazing.

Jason S (50)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 8:14 pm
Good posting, thanks

Madhu Pillai (22)
Friday May 10, 2013, 12:22 am

Ruth C (87)
Friday May 10, 2013, 6:23 am
God's gift.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Friday May 10, 2013, 8:59 pm
Nature is always fascinating and intriguing!

Spirit Spider (86)
Sunday May 12, 2013, 8:50 am
Pretty amazing!

Sergio P (65)
Wednesday May 22, 2013, 8:54 am
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