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A Beekeeper Used Hidden Cameras

A Beekeeper Used Hidden Cameras

Beekeepers all over the world have been struggling with colony collapse disorder for over a decade now. The significant decrease in global honey bee populations has been attributed to colony collapse disorder. This loss of honeybees has been a concern to...
A Rare Tick Borne Disease Is On The Rise In The USA

A Rare Tick Borne Disease Is On The Rise In The USA

Ticks are becoming more and more problematic in the United States. We all know that lyme infection rates have been increasing in the US lately. Although lyme disease is the most common type of tick-borne disease, other types of tick-borne diseases are increasing in...
The Things That Cockroaches Have Been Found Eating

The Things That Cockroaches Have Been Found Eating

Roaches may not be vectors for disease, but they will still bite you. Cockroaches do not bite humans often, but under the right conditions, roaches will feast on your flesh. A cockroach’s diet includes just about anything that is small enough for them to eat. To put...
Trains In The United Kingdom Are Infested

Trains In The United Kingdom Are Infested

For those of you who commute to work, it may be best to use your own car. This is because public transportation vehicles are often infested with insects. Of course, there may be some unusually immaculate buses and trains in the world, but it is fair to say that...
Do Maggots Clean Infected Wounds?

Do Maggots Clean Infected Wounds?

If you find that you or someone you know has sustained a substantial wound that could become infected you will likely head straight for the first aid kit. One thing you certainly would not do is spread maggots over a bloody wound; that would just seem...
Ticks May Become A Global Threat

Ticks May Become A Global Threat

  Here in the United States ticks are well known carriers of disease-causing bacteria. While mosquitoes are the most dangerous vectors of disease globally, in America ticks are far more likely than mosquitoes to spread diseases to humans. Although it looks like...
Why Are Edible Insects So Unpopular In The West?

Why Are Edible Insects So Unpopular In The West?

Now that eating insects is the new trend, have you ever wondered why the western world has never embraced edible insects in the past? If insects have been consumed for thousands of years by different ethnic groups around the world, then why did the western world avoid...
Where Potentially Deadly Ticks Can Be Found

Where Potentially Deadly Ticks Can Be Found

Here in America ticks are a big concern for many citizens living in the upper-midwest and northeast regions of the country. Even people living in more southern regions of the country are becoming concerned about growing tick populations. Although America’s most...
Bed Bug Infestation Has Forced The Homeless Into The Streets

Bed Bug Infestation Has Forced The Homeless Into The Streets

It seems that bed bug infestations are always occuring in the most inconvenient of locations. In just the past month bed bugs have been found on airline flights and within hospitals. Just a few days ago a bed bug infestation was spotted in an emergency medical clinic...
West Nile-Induced Memory Deficits

West Nile-Induced Memory Deficits

Right now in the United States there are ten thousand people living with memory deficits as a result of past West Nile infections. Deficits in memory are not the only cognitive deficits that many past victims still experience. Medical experts have long wondered why...