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  1. Critters co-operative

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... They may be small but ants build farms, wage war and even enslave their own species. By Ellen Whyte Wild World of Ants Ants live in big groups. Each group has one large winged queen. She mates with a small winged male ant, and spends the rest of her life ...

  2. A tiny little monster of a fly

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff reporter The world's smallest fly is so tiny you can hardly even see it. It's about the size of a grain of salt. A normal fly looks like a giant next to it. But make no mistake: this tiny fly, which lives in Thailand, is no cute little thi ...

  3. Designer waxes lyrical about the benefits of bee-keeping

    Posted Jul 19th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen While most of us would choose to visit a grocery store for honey, London-born Hong Kong designer Michael Leung keeps 20,000 bees in an industrial building in Ngau Tau Kok for such needs. Leung even launched his own label, HK Honey, at Kap ...

  4. Insects are our friends

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am

    ... Summer programme to explore the world of these amazing creatures, writes Carmen Ip What is your first reaction when you see an insect in your house? Scream? Step on it? Hit it with something? Most people are disgusted when they see an insect, but did you ...

  5. Creepy crawlies

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... Insects live quiet lives in fields, on beaches, by rivers, under ground and the backs of cupboards everywhere. Prepared by Ellen Whyte Hong Kong has some fascinating insect life. Encompassing 6784 different species, our territory is home to 110 types of d ...

  6. On style, she rules

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the dictator I need a simple pencil skirt in dark blue or black. I don't like those puffy big skirts that are so in now. Straight And Narrow, Sheung Wan The Dictator rules: No, what you need are manners. I usually receive questions, not demands. Lanv ...


    Posted Jan 29th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The United States, apparently, has been waging gruesome biological warfare in an effort at wholesale extermination- against the feared red fire ants. Reader Byron Tseng wrote to tell us about some intriguing methods US government scientists h ...

  8. Government tackles fire-ant menace

    Posted May 09th 2007, 12:00am by Robert Cairns

    ... ROBERT CAIRNS Updated at 6.46pm: The government would continue to eradicate red fire-ants in Hong Kong? after more than 3,000 ant mounds were found in the past year? Secretary for Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung said on Wednesday. She ...

  9. movie buff

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... THE ANT BULLY Director: John A. Davis The film: Another animated adventure comedy about insects. A star-studded cast provide voices, including Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep and Paul Giamatti. The film is based on the illustrated book by John N ...

  10. Your point of view

    Posted Feb 07th 2005, 12:00am by Paul McGuire

    ... PAUL MCGUIRE There are many different types of writing. Some are highly specialised. If, for example, you produce a class or school newspaper, you may need to know about editorials. Editorials get their name because they are usually written by the editor ...



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