The Giant Grubs of the Hercules Beetle

The Giant Grubs of the Hercules Beetle

Above is photo of the grub of a Hercules Beetle (Dynastes hercules); the largest of the rhinoceros beetles. The grubs can reach 4.5 inches (110mm) in…

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World's Smallest Fly

World’s Smallest Fly

As discussed so elegantly by Ed Yong at Not Exactly Rocket Science Brian Brown from the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County has just discovered…

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Giant Tree Lobsters Rediscovered

Giant Tree Lobsters Rediscovered

From Time… Eighty years after they disappeared, tree lobsters have been rediscovered, living near an old volcano in Australia. And no, they’re not actually “lobsters,”…

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