Image of the Day: Arctic Bug

The insect Clinocera nivalis doesn't freeze in the winter, supercooling down to -31 degrees F. 

By | March 28, 2013

Thanks to reader Todd Sformo, a wildlife biologist, for submitting this image, which was taken at the Advanced Instrumentation Lab at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

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Curculio

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March 28, 2013

I like the thin layer of fur everywhere.  It might help to some 'degree' to keep it warmer.

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Curculio

Posts: 54

March 28, 2013

I like the thin layer of fur everywhere.  It might help to some 'degree' to keep it warmer.

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