Diversity on Mount Kinabalu – LIVE webinar

On tropical mountains, exceptional numbers of species occur. This is because temperature and environment change rapidly as elevation increases. Therefore the species living on the summit of a mountain often only occur there. These are sometimes referred to as endemic species. Mount Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo is an example of that. Researchers of the…

BuryingBeetleLarvae – Science Explained

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This house is crap

17.072016November 14, 2018 Life isn’t always easy, but some beetles simply behave reckless. Trying to get your eggs inside a colony of murderous all-consuming red wood ants (Formica… 00 Read More