• Sunday
  • August 31, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:12pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 31 - 40 of 1310 for insects

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Girl, five, rescued after climbing out of window to escape cockroach

    Posted Mar 28th 2005, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A five-year-old girl left alone in her home risked death yesterday by climbing half way out of a window to escape a large cockroach. The girl, surnamed Lee, was left unattended in a flat on the 4th floor of a building in Aberdeen Main Road whi ...

  2. News - World - NATURE

    Pangolins are being 'eaten to extinction': conservationists

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 12:02am by AFP

    ... they do when they feel threatened. The pangolin, which lives on insects in tropical forests, weighs up to 35kg and measures up to 1.5 metres long. Pangolins were previously grouped with anteaters, ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs

    Video games as a global spectator sport

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by ALAN YU

    ... (aliens with advanced technology and abilities) or Zerg (swarms of insect-like aliens.) The expert Kim Dong-hwan, aka viOLet, a professional South Korean StarCraft II player and the first to get ...

  4. News - World - NATURE

    Crazy ant invades the US South

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR

    ... per hectare, crazy ants, known for their random, jerky travel, eat or chase away most other insects and reptiles, and hound yard pets inside. In single numbers pretty innocuous-looking, ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Viets’ love for ‘little tiger’ has pet owners in fear of the cat snatchers

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:20pm by AFP

    ... Ngoc Bau, one of Hanoi's few trained vets. "[We were] once very poor, and we had a long war. We ate everything we could to stay alive," he said. "Insects, dogs, cats, even ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION & BEAUTY

    Beauty buzz: Mosquito repellents

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:56pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... who want a mosquito-free environment indoors without smearing products all over their body. Inspired by Mother Nature, the formula draws on the insect-repelling properties of essential oils ... Insect Repellent (HK$188/200ml) not only prevents mosquito bites but also soothes any discomfort a bite might bring. To live up to its goal of being “ecologically responsible” and “kid friendly”, ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 17, 2014

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 04:25am by LETTERS

    ... being left at the dump site, grow mould and attract insects, rats and other vermin. Although these 110 tonnes of foodstuffs were condemned because of fears over the lack of proper quality ...

  8. News - China - Animals

    'They're like my children': The woman who keeps 100,000 cockroaches in her home

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:09pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... countryside home next to the woods as a breeding ground for the roaches, which she then sells to a pharmaceutical company that uses it in certain medicines. The insects will eventually be dried ... In the cold, she has a gas-fired stove to keep the insects warm. Yuan, now a local celebrity for her offbeat side project, raises mainly Palmetto bugs, a large and winged cockroach species common ...

  9. News - China - TOURISM

    Chinese tourists smash up resort office after bugs fail to appear in fireflies display

    Posted May 01st 2014, 02:53pm by Mimi Lau

    ... of staring at the blank night sky followed by a riot. The no-show by the insects prompted a mob of angry tourists to march on the resort's management office and smash the doors and windows when ... yuan for scalped tickets – for opening night at the Xiang Lake plaza in Hangzhou city. But after the scheduled 7.30pm start, the insects were nowhere to be seen, China News Service reported ...




SCMP.com Account