Flies more germ-laden than suspected

Scientists have discovered that the humble fly carry more diseases than suspected. The BBC web site has been covering this story and can be read in full HERE. The problem with the fly is he likes to feed in some unsavory places such as rubbish dumps, rotting meat,...

Wasps a problem?

Wasps are now starting to cause issues this summer. The Queen wasp has stopped laying eggs, so nests and colonies is going into decline. The workers that have spent the summer collecting high protein food to feed to the grubs. These include aphids and other insects as...
Now this is astonishing…..

Now this is astonishing…..

“In an attempt to better understand exactly what happens as a bee grows from an egg into an adult insect, photographer Anand Varma teamed up with the bee lab at UC Davis to film the first three weeks of a bee’s life in unprecedented detail, all condensed into a...