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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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. ...

  4. Hong Kong Faces

    Posted Apr 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... of an insect's wing or the sweat on the brow of a lion dancer, Paul Lau Kwok-leung shares what he sees Paul Lau Kwok-leung walks along a path near the village of Lo So Shing on Lamma Island and turns ... of seven-year-olds visit and described how curious they were. 'They got very excited, being out in the country and seeing the insects and asked me a lot of questions. But, unfortunately, ...

  5. Housing project 'poses threat to butterfly haven'

    Posted Aug 04th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... is likely to threaten the insects, and the Town Planning Board should look at the plan with care, environmentalists say. The site of the project, proposed by Cheung Kong (Holdings), covers 18.37 ... the micro-climate for butterflies, raising summer temperatures and diminishing wind flow, which would have implications for the insects' proliferation, he said. Mr Yiu was also worried about ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. The butterfly effect

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... and that the locals do not see it as a problem.' She said conservation education is urgently needed in Hainan Island. 'Although butterflies are only small insects, we should respect them.' ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Catch the summer buzz

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... in a social, cognitive and physical way,' said Ms Cheng. 'We developed ideas with bugs, which are an icon of communities. Insects are very social beings. They work together and cannot survive ...



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