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  1. A quiz to keep you busy as a bee

    Posted Apr 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... because you think it is important Bugs, moths and fleas Some cool insect verbal phrases. What do they mean? 1 to be as snug as a bug in a rug a. to be lazy and unhelpful b. to be very comfortable ... a. a feeling of great nervousness b. a feeling of extreme hunger Which insect? Choose the correct phrases to complete these sentences 1 I am looking forward to the weekend hike, ...

  2. Enchanted forest

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it into an educational path.' Called 'Kids' Walk', the path is divided into two phases. The first phase highlights information on 10 common plants and insects found in the area's upper section. The insects include tiger beetles, stink bugs, cicadas and harvestmen (sometimes called daddy longlegs), which come out in the sunny weather. The role that plant life plays in the forest ...

  3. Nature watch

    Posted Sep 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... Nature Watch- Butterfly Explorer' programme. Activities included a butterfly photography contest and selecting a colourful insect to represent the city. Earlier this year, the organisers ... action to protect the beautiful insect. The visitors from Hong Kong toured the insect museum at Cheng Kung Senior High School. There were about 30,000 butterfly specimens on display, along ...

  4. Do you like butterflies?

    Posted Sep 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... accessories with butterfly patterns, but I hate seeing real butterflies. I don't know why. It's not that I think insects are disgusting. For example, I am not afraid of moths and I squash ... 18 Top tunes: Canto-pop No, actually I dislike all kinds of insects. I am very afraid of them, especially cockroaches. If I spot a cockroach at home, I scream and cry for help. Although ...

  5. iPhone app turns butterfly fans into instant experts

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Butterfly watchers, take note. A new iPhone app launched jointly yesterday by local environmental group Green Power and Shell Nature Watch will help you identify different species with a snap and a few taps. The butterfly-detection program works much like facial-recognition software, using the patterns on the insect's wings for identification. ...

  6. Serious stingers

    Posted Feb 25th 2009, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... tail with a poisonous stinger at the end. Scorpions use their stingers to hunt worms and small insects. They hunt at night, sneaking up on their victims and injecting them with poison. Once ... But larvae eat insects, meat and fish. Yellow jackets in forests hunt insects and spiders to feed to their young. Yellow jackets in towns love/dislike rubbish bins because their larvae love our meaty ...

  7. Alien invaders threaten new woodlands

    Posted Apr 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was expected to be under attack this year from various pests, a 4 per cent increase over last year. One insect of particular concern is the American white moth, an non-native species now found ... and the city government has employed hundreds of people to climb trees everyday to look for the insects, Mr Wei said. Wu Jian, the administration's chief engineer, said warm weather had helped ...

  8. Bloodworm saga has officials wriggling

    Posted Sep 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at a loss to explain how the insects have found their way into at least six pools. In the latest twist, officials yesterday called a press conference, not to announce any new findings but to show ... if midges had bred at the pools, as they could not find the insects at all phases of their development. Yet, perhaps our experts should be reminded that they have already made an important ...

  9. Do you like looking at butterflies?

    Posted Apr 29th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... are butterflies, as most of us are lazy. Name: Wendy Mak Wing-yan Age: 16 Top tunes: at 17's latest album Yes. I like watching insects and animals, especially fish. Although I'm not really ...

  10. Butterflies

    Posted Apr 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Their flying speed is high and they like visiting 3._________________ for nectar. B Butterflies are flying insects with two pairs of wings. The word 'butterfly' can be traced back more than ...




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