Monthly Archives: April 2013

Africanized Bees vs Honey Bees

Africanized and domestic honey bees provide honey and wax but as far greater importance they are pollinators. Pollination in layman terms is the process by which pollen is transferred in the reproduction of plants, thereby enabling fertilization and sexual reproduction. This is why honey bees are extremely important to or...
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Albino Cockroach: Is it a Myth?

Insects believed to be albino cockroaches are actually newly molted cockroaches. When a roach outgrows its exterior casing, known as the cuticle, it splits the cuticle and sheds it. The soft skin beneath appears white. Within a few hours, the new cuticles will harden and darken, appearing more like the...
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