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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 )

Judy
- 816 days ago - designntrend.com
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. (340)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:29 pm
Goes to show that evolution can be an arms race between predator and prey.
 

Darren Woolsey (190)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 10:30 pm
Fascinating stuff. . . thanks for sharing.
 

Laurie H. (802)
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. (2385)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 12:06 pm
ty
 

Birgit W. (156)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 3:39 pm
Interesting, thank you.
 

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

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

Jason S. (53)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 8:14 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

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

Ruth C. (274)
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 Padilla (63)
Wednesday May 22, 2013, 8:54 am
Cool!
 
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