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Royal Palm valedictorian plans to study biochemistry - Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach Post
If there is one common theme among high school valedictorians, it's the fact that, when they look back at their high school careers, they often find something they think they could improve upon. Despite his 3.98 (5.33 weighted) GPA and the achievement ...

Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument - The Missoulian

The Missoulian
In late April, President Donald Trump signed off on an executive order which threatens national monuments nationwide. The Upper Missouri River Breaks, located near Fort Benton, is one of the many monuments Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke will ...

Evolution: Torres Strait exhibit on national tour to celebrate history of ceremonial mask-masking - ABC Online

ABC Online
Evolution: Torres Strait Masks is a new exhibit at the National Museum of Australia that celebrates the historic and spiritual significance of the ceremonial mask. Ceremonial mask making is a common practice in the Pacific, especially in neighbouring ...

Common Missouri Wasps and Bees

Monett - United States

This site offers lots of detailed information on wasps and bees, particularly those found in Missouri.

Bees and Wasps
United States

Covers bees, wasps, yellow jackets, and hornets. Includes information on species background and pesticide application.

Hymenoptera: Ants, Bees and Wasps

The characteristics of these insects, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with illustrations.

United Kingdom

Status and conservation of 24 species.

United States

National society dedicated to studying and recording these insects, order Hymenoptera, in the UK and Ireland. Provides information on the society and its activities, with a photograph gallery.

Sawflies, Wasps, Bees and Ants: Order Hymenoptera

Photographs and information on the species found in the Brisbane area, Australia.

Common Missouri Spiders
United States

Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

Family Vespidae: Paper Wasps and Potter Wasps

Photographs and information about some species found in the Brisbane area of Queensland, Australia.

Paper Wasps, Yellowjackets and other Stinging Wasps
United States

Illustrated article on the different groups of wasps, their avoidance and control, and the medical importance of stings and their treatment. [PDF]

Solitary Bees: An Addition to Honey Bees
United States

Articles on solitary bees in North America and how to raise and use them.

Close-up View of Common Knotweed, Common Lamb's-quarters and Sheep Sorrel
United States

Photographic study by Brian Johnston of these three species, Polygonum arenastrum, Chenopodium album and Rumex acetosella.