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Find the Praying Mantids in the Milkweed

Early morning silhouette: Find the two praying mantids. There's a female and a male clinging to the milkweed. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

It's 6 a.m. Do you know where your praying mantids are? Well, yes. Two of them. Just before dawn broke, we walked around our pollinator (and prey) garden and spotted a pencil-thin male mantis, Stagmomantis limbata,  silhouetted on the...

Posted on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 5:05 PM

Give Her Some Space

A honey bee queen on a finger. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

If you see a news story about "honey bees" in a newspaper or magazine, odds are you'll see it spelled as one word,  "honeybees."    That's because the Associated Press Stylebook, the journalists' "bible," spells it that way. So do...

Posted on Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 9:26 PM
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