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National Moth Week | Nature Nation
National Moth Week | Nature Nation

Each week, we feature a worthy citizen science project or nature news segment from around the world. This week, in recognition of National Moth Week (July 18-26), we've chosen to highlight its namesake project.

Participants can contribute data that will help map moth distribution and shed light on the lifestyles of ...

Lightning Bugs: At Risk of Extinction?
Lightning Bugs: At Risk of Extinction?

 

Yet another insect is making headlines as its numbers dwindle and twirl towards extinction.

For many, this insect brings back nostalgic memories. Many remember running around their backyard on summer eves, trying to catch the dancing lights in front of their eyes. There is nothing quite like the sight of lightning ...

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The Gathering Swarms

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Check out swarm intelligence, essentially a living embodiment of social media in the natural world.