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The Courier
Your guide to growing backyard citrus treeswith the complete fertiliser, Charlie Carp. ▪ Sooty mould is easily maintained
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
with the complete fertiliser, Charlie Carp. ▪ Sooty mould is easily maintained with white oil. It also used for white fly, fruit fly and leaf miners. I make my own white oil with a cup of vegetable oil (olive, rice, canola), half a cup of milk and... Read more
2d
The Scientist
Basic Science in Orbiteleventh Commercial Resupply Services mission to the International Space Statio
The Scientist / Posted 2 days ago
eleventh Commercial Resupply Services mission to the International Space Station.FLICKR, SPACEXLast month, more than 4,000 fruit fly eggs and adults began the summer vacation of their short lives. Riding in vials inside six tissue box–size... Read more
3d
asianage
How to make humans taste gross to insectsaversive but safer and less expensive chemicals to use to prevent insects from
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
aversive but safer and less expensive chemicals to use to prevent insects from biting people and spreading disease. Some fruit fly GRs are conserved in insect pests, and in those cases they are likely to have similar functions in disease-carrying... Read more
4d
Scoop.co.nz
National And MPI Need to up Their Biosecurity Gameparticularly for flights and vessels coming from or passing through Hawaii, Fre
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
particularly for flights and vessels coming from or passing through Hawaii, French Polynesia, and South America.“After fruit fly, myrtle rust, lake snow, and 101 other things that have arrived in New Zealand, people have every right to be... Read more
6d
Lake Tahoe News
UNR working to stop mosquitoes' spread of diseasethose mosquito smell receptors that we suspect smell human odors and put them i
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
those mosquito smell receptors that we suspect smell human odors and put them in the fruit flies. We will then use the fruit fly system in my lab to figure out which receptors are most sensitive to human smells.” Mathew’s research looks at... Read more
6d
Jefferson City News Tribune
Wild blackberries thrive, despite bug troubleare basically aesthetic; no one wants to eat bugs. The tiny pest entered Misso
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
are basically aesthetic; no one wants to eat bugs. The tiny pest entered Missouri's fruit scene in 2013. A type of fruit fly gnat, it lays eggs in the fruit before it matures. It's been known to attack other fruit species such as peaches... Read more
8d
Breitbart
John Bolton: U.S. Should Suggest to China the Reunification of the Korean Peninsulain Iran. That’s what the problem is,” he said. Bolton denounced the mainstream
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
in Iran. That’s what the problem is,” he said. Bolton denounced the mainstream media for “having the attention span of a fruit fly.” “The fact is, we’ve had 25 years of failure across Democratic and Republican administrations alike. There were... Read more
8d
T3
T3 Science Hit: CRISPR ants, fruit fly brains and origami microbotsArmed with CRISPR tech, scientists can now use the same technique to silence ot
T3 / Posted 8 days ago
Armed with CRISPR tech, scientists can now use the same technique to silence other ant genes to find out what they do.Fruit fly larvae have their brain wiring mapped Sticking with the insect theme, an international team of scientists from the... Read more
9d
Daily Mail
A low-calorie diet IS the key to youth, scientists claimslows down the human body clock is found, to develop treatments that can regula
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
slows down the human body clock is found, to develop treatments that can regulate the link. It has been shown in previous fruit fly studies that low-calorie diets can extend longevity, but the new research is the first to show that calorie... Read more
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15d
The Sault Star
No ‘silver bullet’However, the wasp larvae, imbedded under the bark is Tetrastichus planipennisi,
The Sault Star / Posted 15 days ago
However, the wasp larvae, imbedded under the bark is Tetrastichus planipennisi, a tiny bit of an insect that makes a fruit fly look large. Under a magnifying glass, the adult insect has the standard wing formation of a wasp with six yellow... Read more
16d
express
Blood cancer breakthrough: Disease could be treated with THIS commonly prescibed drugMTX works by directly targeting the molecular pathway responsible for causing d
express / Posted 16 days ago
MTX works by directly targeting the molecular pathway responsible for causing disease. Initial tests were carried out on fruit fly cells to screen for small molecules that control a chemical pathway known as JAK/STAT signalling. When this goes... Read more
16d
The Economic Times
Breakthrough finds arthritis drug could treat blood cancer: Scientistsworks by directly inhibiting the molecular pathway responsible for causing the
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
works by directly inhibiting the molecular pathway responsible for causing the disease. Initial tests were carried out on fruit fly cells to screen for small molecules that modulate JAK/STAT signalling - a pathway whose misregulation is central to... Read more
16d
WIS News 10 Columbia
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
ABC Montana
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
WLBT 3 Jackson
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
WALB Albany
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
WTVM 9 Columbus
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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16d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Turn your brain upside down with these 'Stranger Things' theories for season 2doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxio
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
doesn’t want to tell you is that she was just a minor character, and an obnoxious one at that. She had the lifespan of a fruit fly and spent most of it shaming her friend and killing the vibe at high school parties. If anything, Barb’s popularity... Read more
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17d
News-Medical-Net
Stowers researchers solve 3D structure of critical protein complex using microscopy techniquesaccomplished was a technical tour de force." First, the team gathered samples
News-Medical-Net / Posted 17 days ago
accomplished was a technical tour de force." First, the team gathered samples of the synaptonemal complex from dissected fruit fly ovaries. They embedded these samples in a special type of gel, added liquid, and watched the samples expand... Read more
17d
Orlando Sentinel
Astronaut twins study shows space travel causes premature agingLeia, are sadly, an illusion. The truth of the matter is that humans or any ot
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
Leia, are sadly, an illusion. The truth of the matter is that humans or any other living thing — be it a plant or a fruit fly from planet Earth — are not meant for space travel. Traveling in space is very hard on creatures, producing... Read more
19d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Explainer: How Sterile Insect Technology combats fruit fliesinside a little shell in the pupal rearing room. ABC Rural: Courtney FowlerWhy
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
inside a little shell in the pupal rearing room. ABC Rural: Courtney FowlerWhy is this research important? Queensland fruit fly destroys an estimated $300 million of fruit and vegetable crops every year. Mr Ryan said the SIT program was a... Read more
19d
Daily Mail
'Guess he couldn't do the fandango': Twitter explodes with Mooch jokesGu found a familiar sequence in the past week's events. 'He got hired, divorce
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Gu found a familiar sequence in the past week's events. 'He got hired, divorced, had a baby, and fired in 10 days. Like a fruit fly,' wrote Gu. Attempts to empathize with the human side of Scaramucci's wild ride in the limelight were not immune... Read more
19d
Stamford Advocate
Watch This Woman Calmly Capture a Wild Python at Her OfficeIt’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
It’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office. However, what would you do if that visitor were instead a snake? Well, first thing’s first: keep calm and don’t panic. At least, that’s what you can learn from this... Read more
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19d
Connecticut Post
Watch This Woman Calmly Capture a Wild Python at Her OfficeIt’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
It’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office. However, what would you do if that visitor were instead a snake? Well, first thing’s first: keep calm and don’t panic. At least, that’s what you can learn from this... Read more
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19d
Greenwich Time
Watch This Woman Calmly Capture a Wild Python at Her OfficeIt’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office
Greenwich Time / Posted 19 days ago
It’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office. However, what would you do if that visitor were instead a snake? Well, first thing’s first: keep calm and don’t panic. At least, that’s what you can learn from this... Read more
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19d
The News-Times
Watch This Woman Calmly Capture a Wild Python at Her OfficeIt’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office
The News-Times / Posted 19 days ago
It’s not out of the ordinary to come across a spider or fruit fly in the office. However, what would you do if that visitor were instead a snake? Well, first thing’s first: keep calm and don’t panic. At least, that’s what you can learn from this... Read more
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22d
Daily Mail
Tired male fruit flies prioritise sleep while females choose sexmotions anyway. This is the suggestion of a US genetics professor following a
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
motions anyway. This is the suggestion of a US genetics professor following a study into the sleeping habits of the humble fruit fly. Experts believe the brains of these tiny creatures might work similarly to our own, when it comes to choosing... Read more
24d
Scoop.co.nz
Speech Agcarm President Mark Christie1955, it was a black beetle outbreak. Today it’s the risk of the brown marmonat
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
1955, it was a black beetle outbreak. Today it’s the risk of the brown marmonated stink bug, black bean aphid and fruit fly. If established in New Zealand, any one of these pests could have a devastating impact. The brown marmonated stink... Read more
25d
ajc.com
CNN Center restaurant scores 35 on health inspection; bugs reportedNovember, was a 91. According to the report, roaches were observed during the
ajc.com / Posted 25 days ago
November, was a 91. According to the report, roaches were observed during the inspection. Officials also reported “heavy fruit fly activity” and a black and pink slime-like substance inside an ice machine. Grant Dyrenfurth, general manager, said... Read more
30d
News-Medical-Net
Neuroscientists identify combined sensory map for temperature and humidity in fruit fly brainprofessor of neurobiology in Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Scienc
News-Medical-Net / Posted 30 days ago
professor of neurobiology in Northwestern's Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences. "This study demonstrates that the fruit fly brain contains a combined sensory map for temperature and humidity. We show how the fly's brain reads this map to... Read more

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