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Successful creation of human embryos from a single parent for the first time
... occurs naturally in a number of animals. Bees and ants
use it to produce their worker drones and some larger animals can also reproduce this way - lizards, for example - but it is rare. The developed human parthenotes would never be implanted into a womb, which is prohibited by his research license in ...
Ants nibble diabetic away to death at Kolkata Hospital
...nt has died in a Kolkata hospital, after big black ants
nibbled away at her left eye. Hospital sources co...n Soumen lifted the bandage and cleared a swarm of ants
// from the swollen eye Monday morning, died Tuesday. The nurses on duty at the Sambhunath Pandit ...
Beneficial Symbiotic Relationship Between Ants And Bacteria.
... his colleagues discovered the methods used by the ants
to protect their fungal garden from the attack of ...ast few years to comprehend the mechanism by which ants
tended their fungal gardens. After the study it was revealed by the scientists that the ants
'Expedition Everest' Finds New Species
...ght new species of insects, and ten new species of ants
* Several potentially new species of plants. Among the highlights of the rare and endangered species the team came across are the endangered Sichuan jumping mouse (Eozapus setchuanus); a katydid (Tettigonia chinensis) which has been seen only once...
America’s Clean Hands Report Card - Can’t Rise Above ‘C’ Lvel
...he lunch counter could attract more bugs than just ants
to the picnic. The Report Card surveyed Americans on basic hand hygiene practices, such as washing before a meal, after using the bathroom, and after coughing or sneezing. The Report Card not only measured how often Americans wash daily, but for ho...
Micro-world of Prehistoric Bacteria Found in Amber
... plants and freeze them in time. Flies, beetles, ants
and spiders dating back many millions of years have been found trapped in amber. But soft bodied amber specimens older than 135 million years are very rare. Until now, no microbial inclusions had been found dating back this far. The amber in ques...
Winter Warmth Breaks All Records
...ound in zoos, their habitats gone. Pests like fire ants
would thrive. It concluded that it was at least 90 per cent certain that human emissions of greenhouse gases rather than natural variations were warming the planet's surface....
AAAAI Offers Advice on Stinging Insect Allergies
... markings and are larger than yellow jackets Fire ants
-- reddish-brown ants
living in large mounds, mostly in warmer climates It is also critical for anyone with allergies to...
Fire Ants are Emerging Nuisance for Virginians
Red imported fire ants
(RIFAs), which have caused trouble in Florida and ...e insects in North America. When a colony of these ants
perceives a disturbance to the nest or a food source, they respond quickly by rushing forward and gr...
Bioparasite Envisioned To Control Terror Of Fire Ants
...electrical equipment and hasten soil erosion. Fire ants
have been detected in 13 states and covering an ar...h no natural predators to keep them in check, fire ants
have spread across the U.S., where their numbers are now 10 times greater than in their native South...