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Medical News Today
Neurodegenerative disease damage reversed in fruit fliesand KMO. This reduced the amount of toxic metabolites and led to a decrease in
Neurodegenerative disease damage reversed in fruit flies
Medical News Today / Posted 11 hours ago
and KMO. This reduced the amount of toxic metabolites and led to a decrease in nerve cell loss in Huntington's disease in a fruit fly model. In the current study, the authors found that inhibiting these two enzymes led to an improvement in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Valley residents urged to eat or dispose of remaining fruit on trees to avoid citrus diseasethe end of the season neared, and flies buzzed around the fruit in her orange t
Valley residents urged to eat or dispose of remaining fruit on trees to avoid citrus disease
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
the end of the season neared, and flies buzzed around the fruit in her orange tree, she worried they might be the Mexican fruit fly, one of several invasive pests threatening the Texas citrus industry. “This year we became very aware that the fly... Read more
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Perth Now
Supermarket squeeze has grape growers eyeing foreign markets$146 million between 2011 and 2014. But a recent ban by Vietnam of fruit impor
Supermarket squeeze has grape growers eyeing foreign markets
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
$146 million between 2011 and 2014. But a recent ban by Vietnam of fruit imports from Australia because of concerns about fruit fly contamination has cast a cloud over the sector, with $30m worth of table grapes exported to Vietnam last financial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mozambique and Swaziland Sign Memorandumagriculture, food security, and the need to step up the fight against threats s
Mozambique and Swaziland Sign Memorandum
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
agriculture, food security, and the need to step up the fight against threats such as foot and mouth disease, and the fruit fly. As for health care, Gamedze noted that there is already an agreement between the two countries for the exchange... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Role of microRNAs in range of physiological activitiesgenes in different cell types and/or developmental stages? The new collaborati
Role of microRNAs in range of physiological activities
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
genes in different cell types and/or developmental stages? The new collaborative study will use Drosophila, the common fruit fly, which is a widely recognized substitute for human memory studies, to help answer some of these questions. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)in Adelaide's south are stuck in a train for up to an hour after a power outage
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
in Adelaide's south are stuck in a train for up to an hour after a power outage shut down the Seaford rail line. A fruit fly quarantine zone in Adelaide's inner south is expanded because of another outbreak of the pest. An outbreak of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
New way to 'reverse' Parkinson's, Alzheimer's symptomseither delay disease onset or prevent disease altogether," Giorgini said. The
New way to 'reverse' Parkinson's, Alzheimer's symptoms
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
either delay disease onset or prevent disease altogether," Giorgini said. The research utilised the common laboratory fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster in order to explore the role of specific metabolites in the kynurenine pathway that cause... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Innovative strategy can reverse symptoms in neurodegenerative diseaseslengthened lifespan in the fly models of the diseases. "A key finding of our s
Innovative strategy can reverse symptoms in neurodegenerative diseases
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
lengthened lifespan in the fly models of the diseases. "A key finding of our study is that we can improve "symptoms" in fruit fly models of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease by feeding them a drug-like chemical," said another co-author, Carlo... Read more
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Weekly Times
Budget funds target biosecurity, fruit flyhow the money will be spent are not yet clear but Agriculture Minister Jaala Pu
Budget funds target biosecurity, fruit fly
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
how the money will be spent are not yet clear but Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford confirmed the funding would go toward fruit fly control and biosecurity detection and analysis equipment. “The Government is committed to modern, efficient and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Oriental Fruit Fly in South Africa and Control MeasuresStatus of Oriental fruit fly in South Africa and control measures The Departme
Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Oriental Fruit Fly in South Africa and Control Measures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Status of Oriental fruit fly in South Africa and control measures The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) hereby makes an announcement on the national status of the Oriental fruit fly (Bactrocera dorsalis) and the associated... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Named and shamed: why cafes, takeaways and restaurants were awarded ZERO in their food hygiene inspectionsa Freedom of Information request, writes Dan Stables. At Ali Baba, a Lebanese
Named and shamed: why cafes, takeaways and restaurants were awarded ZERO in their food hygiene inspections
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
a Freedom of Information request, writes Dan Stables. At Ali Baba, a Lebanese restaurant on Trinity Road, there was a fruit fly infestation in the kitchen and the restaurant has been told they must develop an allergen matrix for the menu. The... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Maggots bred to displace Mediterranean fruit flyMaggots bred in Perth to displace Mediterranean fruit fly Photo: Mediterranean
Maggots bred to displace Mediterranean fruit fly
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Maggots bred in Perth to displace Mediterranean fruit fly Photo: Mediterranean fruit fly maggots wriggle in a tray of vermiculite. Here, they will turn into pupae, which is the stage between maggots and flies. (ABC Rural: Eliza Wood) Millions of... Read more
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The Maui News
Ahead of the Classand will teach you how to record sales, receive payments, prepare invoices and
Ahead of the Class
The Maui News / Posted 7 days ago
and will teach you how to record sales, receive payments, prepare invoices and balance your checkbook. Cost is $45. * Fruit Fly Management class will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at University of Hawaii Cooperative Extension Service Office... Read more
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Adelaide Now
50 ways to live a longer lifefound this tea reduces the risk of death in Mexican-American women. 41. Eat an
50 ways to live a longer life
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
found this tea reduces the risk of death in Mexican-American women. 41. Eat an apple An antioxidant in apples extends fruit fly lifespan by 10 per cent. It works for them, why not us?Dark chocolate is the treat you want. 42. Devour dark... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
50 ways to live a longer lifefound this tea reduces the risk of death in Mexican-American women. 41. Eat an
50 ways to live a longer life
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
found this tea reduces the risk of death in Mexican-American women. 41. Eat an apple An antioxidant in apples extends fruit fly lifespan by 10 per cent. It works for them, why not us?Dark chocolate is the treat you want. 42. Devour dark... Read more
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The Border Mail
Five circus performers walk into an art showThe latest 2016 season Flying Fruit Fly Circus performance 'Stunt Lounge' has o
Five circus performers walk into an art show
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
The latest 2016 season Flying Fruit Fly Circus performance 'Stunt Lounge' has opened in Albury at MAMA. Like going on a magic carpet ride, graduates of the Border’s Flying Fruit Fly Circus take the simple act of sitting on a piece of furniture and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Earth's weird and wonderful animal modelsSandy Kawano and Rick Blob, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological
Earth's weird and wonderful animal models
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
Sandy Kawano and Rick Blob, National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis Consider, for a moment, the humble fruit fly. Genus Drosophila. Bulbous-eyed and papery-winged, it's the pest you've swatted away from fruit salad and cursed at... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Hippo signaling pathway controls phases of quiescence in fruit fly central nervous systemBiologists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have now discovered tha
Hippo signaling pathway controls phases of quiescence in fruit fly central nervous system
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
Biologists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have now discovered that the phases of quiescence in the Drosophila fruit fly central nervous system are controlled by the Hippo signaling pathway. Drosophila serves as a model organism that... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fruit flies open sofa spectacleFlying Fruit Fly Circus alumni to open new show Stunt Lounge in Albury on Frida
Fruit flies open sofa spectacle
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Flying Fruit Fly Circus alumni to open new show Stunt Lounge in Albury on Friday night. Flying Fruit Fly Circus performer Jess Mews practices for stunt lounge at MAMA. Picture: PETER DE KRUIJFF The latest Flying Fruit Fly Circus show opens at MAMA... Read more
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PhysOrg
Brain stem cell quiescence needs to be actively maintained in DrosophilaBiologists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have now discovered tha
Brain stem cell quiescence needs to be actively maintained in Drosophila
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
Biologists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) have now discovered that the phases of quiescence in the Drosophila fruit fly central nervous system are controlled by the Hippo signaling pathway. Drosophila serves as a model organism that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agri Sector Must Feed Namibia and Export Surplus - Mutorwa(ADCs) at Onamutayi in Oshana Region and Tubuses in Erongo Region. The ministr
Agri Sector Must Feed Namibia and Export Surplus - Mutorwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
(ADCs) at Onamutayi in Oshana Region and Tubuses in Erongo Region. The ministry will further continue to implement its fruit-fly surveillance programme in collaboration with the FAO, through its Technical Cooperation Programme. An abattoir,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lincoln Park, agency to meet in court over pensionsmerits as to what Lincoln Park owes, and whether the city has the ability to pa
Lincoln Park, agency to meet in court over pensions
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
merits as to what Lincoln Park owes, and whether the city has the ability to pay,” Zelenak said. "They're trying to swat a fruit fly here with a sledgehammer," he said. Contact Bill Laitner: 313-223-4485 and blaitner@freepress.com. Read or Share... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Shark Gills Might Be Why You Can Walka gene named after a certain video game character. The so-called Sonic hedgeho
Shark Gills Might Be Why You Can Walk
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
a gene named after a certain video game character. The so-called Sonic hedgehog gene, which gets its name because it makes fruit fly embryos spiky like hedgehogs, is present in both humans and skates and functions as a growth mechanism in... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Shark Gills Might Be Why You Can Walka gene named after a certain video game character. The so-called Sonic hedgeho
Shark Gills Might Be Why You Can Walk
KIVI Boise / Posted 11 days ago
a gene named after a certain video game character. The so-called Sonic hedgehog gene, which gets its name because it makes fruit fly embryos spiky like hedgehogs, is present in both humans and skates and functions as a growth mechanism in... Read more
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Weekly Times
Dried fruit’s perfect recipecan be used once a year to control fungal problems and is applied in late winte
Dried fruit’s perfect recipe
Weekly Times / Posted 12 days ago
can be used once a year to control fungal problems and is applied in late winter-early spring. TAKE THE BAIT NATURAL fruit fly baiting starts four weeks before harvest and a granular, organic fertiliser is applied by hand in March. Weeds are... Read more
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The Scientist
Guts and Glorythe first T cell–specific transcription factor, TCF-1, and identified homologou
Guts and Glory
The Scientist / Posted 12 days ago
the first T cell–specific transcription factor, TCF-1, and identified homologous genes in model organisms including the fruit fly, frog, and worm Found that transcriptional activation by the abundant β-catenin/TCF-4 [TCF7L2] complex drives... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists identify unique memory suppressor gene that could provide clues for new Alzheimer’s disease treatmentsResearch Institute (TSRI) have identified a unique memory suppressor gene in th
Scientists identify unique memory suppressor gene that could provide clues for new Alzheimer’s disease treatments
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
Research Institute (TSRI) have identified a unique memory suppressor gene in the brain cells of Drosophila, the common fruit fly, a widely recognized substitute for human memory studies. The study, which was led by Ron Davis, chair of TSRI’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SA fruit producers struggle with Chinese import standardsin addition, we also pay to have our fruit cold sterilised treated during the j
SA fruit producers struggle with Chinese import standards
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
in addition, we also pay to have our fruit cold sterilised treated during the journey to China, for fruit that hasn't got fruit fly in it." Experts say this type of behaviour from China is not surprising, or selective. Ryan Manuel, a fellow at... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Out and About in Dubbo | April 18NOLAN SOLICITORS 40 YEARS IN PRACTICE:Ray Nolan, Margaret Berry and Bob Berry.
Out and About in Dubbo | April 18
Daily Liberal / Posted 13 days ago
NOLAN SOLICITORS 40 YEARS IN PRACTICE:Ray Nolan, Margaret Berry and Bob Berry. Photo: KATHRYN O'SULLIVAN FLYING FRUIT FLY CIRCUS: Fiona and Rhiley McCauley. Photo: KATHRYN O'SULLIVAN FLYING FRUIT FLY CIRCUS: Kaye and Austin Scoble.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cherry growers spending millions to stay ahead in boomnow moving into the Southern Midlands." Part of Tasmania's success is its pest
Cherry growers spending millions to stay ahead in boom
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
now moving into the Southern Midlands." Part of Tasmania's success is its pest free status. It is the only state without fruit fly and that prized biosecurity advantage gives growers a major market edge with direct access to China. "It's really... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Health department orders North Side bar to closea roof leak. The bar was issued a consumer alert this past September due to ex
Health department orders North Side bar to close
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 15 days ago
a roof leak. The bar was issued a consumer alert this past September due to extensive roof leaks in the kitchen, fly and fruit fly infestations, unsafe food temperatures with inadequate facilities to maintain temperatures, and food contact... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)rain to help them battle a bushfire burning for more than a month in the southe
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
rain to help them battle a bushfire burning for more than a month in the southern Flinders Ranges. A Mediterranean fruit fly has been found at Peterhead in Adelaide's western suburbs, the fourth recent outbreak. Brave Australians of all... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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ABC Montana
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
live here." And of those that are known, it isn't clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly - those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability - in Southern... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Heart-stopping show set to reach into Dubbo's centreA show billed as "a heart-stopping feat of physical daring" from the award-winn
Heart-stopping show set to reach into Dubbo's centre
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
A show billed as "a heart-stopping feat of physical daring" from the award-winning Flying Fruit Fly Circus will be live streamed from Sydney to budding young artists at Dubbo on Thursday. The Flying Fruit Fly Circus s Stunt Lounge will be... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlieslive here.” And of those that are known, it isn’t clear how many of them got h
Museum enlists volunteers in search for creepy crawlies
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
live here.” And of those that are known, it isn’t clear how many of them got here. One of the most common species of fruit fly — those teeny tiny bugs with a taste for rotten bananas and an annoying dive-bombing maneuverability — in Southern... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: It's more than just a... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: It's more than just a... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: It's more than just a... Read more
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Salon.com
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: You Might Also... Read more
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PhysOrg
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: It's more than just a... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugsthat scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from
How urban research center in Los Angeles will track bugs
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
that scientists currently estimate. Also discovered was a species of gecko from Australia and huge numbers of a species of fruit fly that flew in (most likely on a plane) from El Salvador. WHY FOCUS ON SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: It's more than just a... Read more
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