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And you thought your vertical jump was good?

Did you know? The highest recorded jump by an insect is 70 cm (28 in) by the froghopper (Philaenus spumarius). When it jumps, the insect accelerates at 4,000 m (13,000 ft) per second and overcomes a G-force of more than … Continue reading

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Insects provide clues to crimes

BBC Inside Out finds out how scientists are using insects to help police forces around the world solve fatal crimes. Scientists working on the forensic entomology team based at London’s Natural History Museum collect and analyse flies, beetles and their … Continue reading

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Scientists are creating super soldier ants

Scientists are creating super soldier ants…a good idea? Researchers and scientists from McGill University in Canada had discovered that the ant species Pheidole morrisi has all the tools needed to become a big headed monster. All the researchers had to … Continue reading

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Butterfly wings are what talented artist Vadim Zaritsky needs to make unsual paintings

Meet artist Vadim Zaritsk. He is like nay other artist except for the fact that he uses a very unusual material for his paintings – butterfly wings. He is well known for using butterfly wings to paint pictures of various … Continue reading

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Hulett Vision

Have you had a chance to scroll through some of our advertisements via Hulett Vision? Which are some of your favorite commercials starring Greg Rice? Personally I like the gnome commercial which is featured below…  

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How Hungry Mosquitoes Cool Themselves

NYTimes.com: How Hungry Mosquitoes Cool Themselves Most blood-sucking insects urinate while they feed so they can avoid filling up on fluid and get more nutrients out of their meal. But some species of mosquito also do what is called preurination … Continue reading

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Ant poison paralyzes prey from afar

Ant poison paralyzes prey from afar By Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Ant-nest invaders beware: The African ant species Crematogaster striatula has venom so potent that termites don’t even need to come in contact with it to feel its wrath. … Continue reading

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World’s biggest bug? That depends…

World’s biggest bug? That depends… Mark Moffett / Minden / Solent Entomologist Mark Moffett found this carrot-eating giant weta in a tree on New Zealand’s Little Barrier Island. The cricketlike critter weighs 2.5 ounces (71 grams) and has a length … Continue reading

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Discovery of new ant may signal wave of expansion

Discovery of new ant may signal wave of expansion By HARRY EAGAR – Staff Writer (heagar@mauinews.com) , The Maui News There are no ants native to Hawaii, so whenever a researcher sees an ant, it’s an invader. While scouting for … Continue reading

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Pest Control Links and Resources

Great Pest Links and Resources from The Blogosphere! Enjoy! What if theres bedbugs in my closet? Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon BusinessInsider.com: 9 Tips for Pest Control this Winter Science News: Scanning Technology for Bed Bugs Bed Bug Facts & Statistics … Continue reading

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Win $3,000 For Your School!

Insects and animals are amazing and they are incredibly fun to learn about in the classroom. It’s when they come indoors—into our homes and schools— that they can become pests. Some pests are simply nuisances, while others including rodents, ants, … Continue reading

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Three Weird Insect Sports

Three Weird Insect Sports By Maryam Louise When it comes to the world of weird sports, there are certainly some offenders. As People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) states on their website concerning animals used for entertainment purposes: … Continue reading

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Beyond Bedbugs: 8 Insects Businesses Should Really Worry About

Beyond Bedbugs: 8 Insects Businesses Should Really Worry About “Don’t let the bedbugs bite” used to be just a cute expression to say before saying goodnight. Today, it’s an actual warning. Bedbugs are back and they continue to attack a … Continue reading

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Nikon Announces Winners of 2011 Small World Competition

Nikon Announces Winners of 2011 Small World Competition By Alex Wild 1st place winner: Portrait of a green lacewing larva (20X) by the inimitable Igor Siwanowicz While science journalists’ attention remains focused on the Nobel prizes, another set of awards- … Continue reading

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Hulett Environmental Services Blog Posts

Checkout some of our archived posts below! End Malaria Ugly Bugs – Kids Corner 5 Supervillain Tactics Science Is Using to Kill Mosquitoes Follow Hulett Environmental on LinkedIn with your QR Reader Ant Control Questions ~ Hulett Environmental Services Why … Continue reading

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Animals: Flying Insects Captured in 3D

“Flydra,” a new multi-camera, real-time, three-dimensional method of recording multiple flying animals, shows the minutest details of airborne insects. Click link at right to get the whole story. This movie shows various 2-D cameras tracking…

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Rasberry Crazy Ants

These Ants Terrorize Everything—Even Gadgets By Kwame Opam It should first be stated that these ants aren’t just crazy, they’re scientifically crazy. Known as the Rasberry Crazy Ant, they’ve garnered a reputation in the US for moving in massive colonies … Continue reading

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Do you have a pest related question for the experts at Hulett Environmental Services? Hulett is the Florida pest control expert! Please fill out the following form and a Hulett representative will contact you within 24 hours or the next … Continue reading

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