October 29, 2013
How to Cultivate Disgust

When psychologists want to elicit disgust, they avail themselves of invertebrates. Why do we find insects so repulsive? What is disgusting?
Read more. [Image: Francois Lenoir/Reuters]

How to Cultivate Disgust

When psychologists want to elicit disgust, they avail themselves of invertebrates. Why do we find insects so repulsive? What is disgusting?

Read more. [Image: Francois Lenoir/Reuters]

January 24, 2013

Watch Obama’s Fly-Swatting Prowess Back in Action

He had something bugging him — literally.

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Filed under: Insects GIF Obama Politics 
March 12, 2012
smithsonianmag:

Insects Covered in Morning Dew
Photographer Ondrej Pakan whimsical macro photos of insects drenched in morning dew.
Check out more of Pakan’s photographs at his portfolio site.
h/t Colossal

smithsonianmag:

Insects Covered in Morning Dew

Photographer Ondrej Pakan whimsical macro photos of insects drenched in morning dew.

Check out more of Pakan’s photographs at his portfolio site.

h/t Colossal

(via smithsonianmag)

4:37pm
  
Filed under: Photography Nature Insects 
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