Spiny Stick Insect: Mimicry, Camouflage, and Mutualism Oh My!

Spiny Stick Insect: Mimicry, Camouflage, and Mutualism Oh My!

Hi Guys. I am Trisha with Insectopia here to talk to you about the spiny leaf insect, sometimes called the Australian walking stick. Most of these individuals are found in Australia, but they can also be found in New Guinea. These insects are fascinating because of their relationship with ants and their defensive mechanisms. The […]

My Ants Died – a huge mix-up

My Ants Died – a huge mix-up

What do you do when an ant colony you’ve been keeping for months, and caring for diligently, stops appearing at the surface? Not a sign of their whereabouts above ground. Do you continue to wait and hope they’re just growing in numbers in some sealed off subterranean chamber, or do you dig them out, ignoring […]

15 Eco-Efficient Dome Homes | Eco-Luxury Dome Homes

15 Eco-Efficient Dome Homes | Eco-Luxury Dome Homes

– [Glen] Dome homes have many structural advantages and have been built around the world in varied climates. These have proven to be a stable and efficient form of shelter with a natural resistance to external factors, like earthquakes, high winds and flowing water. This is Glen and today we are bringing you 15 domes […]

SCP-439 Bone Hive | Euclid class | Transfiguration / Species / skeletal / insect scp

SCP-439 Bone Hive | Euclid class | Transfiguration / Species / skeletal / insect scp

Item #: SCP-439 Object Class: Euclid Special Containment Procedures: Specimen is to be kept at Armed Research Site-45, Hazardous Lifeforms Wing, in a sealed, locked 38 L (10 gal) Type-G containment unit with connected oxygen supply. Specimen is to be fed through Feeding Tube 16a with Approved Nutritive Substance X-F. Handling is available to Level […]

What Does Lyme Disease Do To Your Body?

What Does Lyme Disease Do To Your Body?

When you think about Lyme disease you probably think of this, a tick. Or maybe more specifically, a tick bite. Which is not wrong, you should. But what exactly is it about a tick bite that makes us sick? This is Borrelia burgdorferi, one of many bacteria that ticks can pass onto humans and the […]

Guinea Pig Blindness Test

Guinea Pig Blindness Test

Hi 🙂 Saskia at Los Angeles guinea-pig rescue, and I’m here with this little dude. He has a severe head till he was just rescued yesterday and I say that 95% of guinea pigs that are diagnosed with Ear infections are in fact blind don’t have any infection and It happens all the time so […]

Live With Lee & Hayley: Tackling Your Termite Problem

Live With Lee & Hayley: Tackling Your Termite Problem

did you know that termites cause more structural damage nationwide every year then storms and fires combined that’s terrible and they’re around all year long but we’re now getting into the time of year when they are especially active yes so how can you keep your home free of termites or unfortunately if you’ve already […]

A Real Alien Invasion Is Coming to a Palm Tree Near You | Deep Look

A Real Alien Invasion Is Coming to a Palm Tree Near You | Deep Look

Aah, Southern California. Y’know, the whole “surf’s up, Tinseltown, sun-soaked glamour” thing? Too bad this idyllic landscape is mostly make-believe. Take the palm trees. They’re not even real trees. They’re more closely related to grass. And they’re imported. Like this Canary Island date palm. It came halfway around the world to be one of the […]