Plant Perception

Plants are often thought of as passive organisms, simply rooted to the ground and waiting to be acted upon by their environment. However, recent research has revealed that plants are far more complex than we previously thought, possessing a range of sensory and perceptive abilities that enable them to sense...

The Longhorn Beetle

Long-horned beetle (family Cerambycidae), commonly known as longicorn, is any of the approximately 25,000 species of beetles (insect order Coleoptera) whose common name comes from their extraordinarily long antennae. These beetles can be found all throughout the world, but they are most common in the tropics. They are available in sizes ranging from 2 to 152 mm (less than 1/8 inch to about 6 inches). When the antennae are added, these lengths may double or triple.

The Bagworm Moth

The Bagworm moth, also known as the Psychidae, is a fascinating species of moth that is found all around the world. What makes this moth unique is its ability to create and carry a protective case or bag that it constructs from natural materials found in its environment. Physical Characteristics...