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March 28, 2019
by Guest Post

Why do mosquitoes choose us? Lindy McBride is on the case

Few animals specialize as thoroughly as the mosquitoes that carry diseases like Zika, malaria and dengue fever. In fact, of the more than 3,000 mosquito species in the world, most are opportunistic, said Carolyn “Lindy” McBride, an assistant professor of … Continue reading

June 27, 2012
by Guest Post

New Findings of Endangered Birds at Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge Give Hope to Recovery Efforts

HAWAI’I ISLAND, Hawai‘’— Three of Hawai’i Island’s rarest endangered forest birds have been detected at lower elevations of Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge for the first time in 30 years. The rediscovery of the three endangered species at lower elevations … Continue reading

December 14, 2010
by Pravda

Crocodiles 168 Times More Dangerous Than Sharks

The fears connected with shark attacks are stronger in the world today than those related to much more dangerous predators – crocodiles. However, crocodiles pose a greater threat to humans than sharks do. A crocodile snatched Hendrik Coetzee, a South … Continue reading