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Thawing Frozen Bugs; The Grand Experiment

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about seeing insects frozen in ice, and speculated about how they’d gotten there and whether or not they might still be alive.  Several of you encouraged me to chip them out of the … Continue reading

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Surviving the Winter

This has been a difficult weather week for many people across the eastern half of North America.  Strong winter storms have dropped tremendous amounts of ice and snow, and extremely cold temperatures and strong winds have made it difficult and … Continue reading

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