This Bug Sucks

An assassin bug, which some researchers are using as living syringes to sample blood from birds and mammals, feeds on a bat.

By | September 1, 2014

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Avatar of: JC Nelson

JC Nelson

Posts: 5

September 16, 2014

Why must these videos be accompanied by annoying "music"? Is it that the subject matter isn't thought to be interesting enough without supplementary "entertainment"?

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September 26, 2014

Why do they use lead (Pb) to adjust the weight of the pseudo-eggs? It is toxic to birds!! and all other living things also!

 

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