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Posts tagged butterfly

August 31, 2004

 

Glow-in-the-dark Butterfly Eyes

It sounds like something from science fiction: glow-in-the-dark butterfly eyes. Learn about them on this Moment of Science.

May 24, 2004

 

Plants Arming Themselves

Imagine this scenario. You're a plant, and a butterfly lays its eggs on you. What do you do? Find out on this Moment of Science.

April 6, 2004

 

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Pine Processional Caterpillars Know How To Stay In Line

Find out about the animals that travels long distances in a single-file line head-to tail.

September 27, 2003

 

Butterfly Wings

Learn about the many advantages of butterfly wings on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Natural vs. Artificial Selection

In this instance, nature is said to have “selected” the camouflaged butterfly over other variations that weren’t as well hidden. In “artificial selection,” the same thing happens, only we human beings make the choices.

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