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December 13, 2004

 

Smallest Fish

What is the smallest fish? Find out on this Moment of Science.

November 19, 2004

 

Ant Intrigue

Ants are more interesting than you might think. Learn about them on this Moment of Science.

January 12, 2004

 

The Royal Jelly

According to legend, King Arthur gained the crown by pulling a sword from a rock. Queen honeybees have an equally enchanting way of ascending to the throne.

January 12, 2004

 

Beyond the Stinger

Learn about the fascinating lives of bees on this Moment of Science.

December 29, 2003

 

Fatherless Honeybees

How can male honeybees exist without fathers? Find out on this Moment of Science: "Fatherless Honeybees".

September 27, 2003

 

Frog Legs

The next time you visit a local pond or river, you might become disturbingly surprised if you start looking for frogs. "Frog Legs" on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Killing Mussel Pests with Radio Waves

We hear a lot about insect pests, but have you ever heard about the zebra mussel and what it can do to power plants? Find out on today's Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Maggots festing one of two possums in a creek

Maggot Therapy

Before modern antibiotics, doctors sometimes relied on an unusual, but effective therapy for keeping wounds from getting infected. Yep, you guessed it: maggots.

September 27, 2003

 

Yucca Flowers and Yucca Moths

The relationships between plants and insects are often intricate and complex. One such relationship is that between the yucca plant and the yucca moth.

September 27, 2003

 

Males Rule in Costa Rican Wasp Species

In most species of social insects, such as wasps, bees, and ants, the females rule. The females are the workers.

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