Animals and Insects

Forensic Science For Insect Lovers

Students pursuing a forensic science degree will need to be equipped with some knowledge in entomology. It is possible to be full majors of entomology specialists resulting in their being forensic entomologists. Entomology is the study of insects and is a branch of zoology. Students aiming to specialize in entomology will need to be equipped of...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Arowana - A Brief History Of The Arowana Fish

The arowana is a very old fish dating back to the Jurassic age which is roughly between 150-200 million years ago. The middle Jurassic age was known as "the Age of Reptiles" or dinosaurs as we know them, so this gives some indication of how old this fish actually is.
Dec 3, 2014 |

Landscaping Around Pools Is Not So Difficult

Whether you want to add some green around your pool or are planning to get one into your design, there are a few things you should know about landscaping around pools before you jump right into your project. If you don't have a pool yet, it's a great idea for enjoying your backyard in summer. Size is important when it comes to design, that's why...
Dec 3, 2014 |

Summer Insects and Diseases Which Can Harm Your Pets

Summer brings sunshine, fresh air and lots of opportunities for your pet to get out and enjoy the weather at your side. Unfortunately, summer fun for your pets also brings increased hazards to their health and safety. Before you take to the great outdoors with your furry (or unfurry) friends, be sure to make yourself aware of common pests,...
Dec 3, 2014 |

Insect Killer

As the monsoons set in, the weather changes for the better and provides some respite from the summer heat. However, though we enjoy this good weather, there is one thing that it brings with it that causes a nuisance in most households – insects. Most insects come out during the rainy season and play havoc with our lives. This is why using an...
Dec 3, 2014 |

Common clothes moths

The common clothes moth was, up until recently, a lot less common than it’s name suggests and often inhabits the wardrobes and other dark spaces within a house. Those that live outside will often feed on dead animals and insects as well as pollen and hair. They prefer fibers such as wool as well as damper surroundings and it is the increase...
Dec 3, 2014 | Insects

Offers various information related to insects including an overview of entomology, identifying insects, and insect evolution. With articles for insect enthusiasts and recommended reading.
May 6, 2016 |

Entomology resource site featuring various information about insects along with articles on how insects play a major role in several aspects of human culture.
May 6, 2016 |

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Insects

Presents a guide to insect taxonomy, with information about each of the 32 classes of insects.
May 6, 2016 |

About Animals Wildlife Insects

Discusses characteristics, habitation, and orders of this class. With references.
May 6, 2016 |

Insect Orders

Discusses class diversity in this animal group. With links to related sites.
May 6, 2016 |

Barefoot Beekeeper

Promoting natural beekeeping in top bar hives. Includes active forum plus articles and videos.
Feb 24, 2016 |

GD - Animal Health Service Deventer

De Gezondheidsdienst voor Dieren is een veterinair laboratorium waar dagelijks samengewerkt wordt aan de gezondheid van landbouwhuisdieren en gezelschapsdieren
Feb 19, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More