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See the Evolution of Cher's Style - TIME


TIME
There's a reason Cher is called the goddess of pop — she's won an Oscar, a Grammy, an Emmy and three Golden Globes, all while creating a number of memorable cultural moments. From hosting the campy yet beloved Sonny and Cher show to giving us ...

New evidence connects dung beetle evolution to dinosaurs - Science Daily


Science Daily
The results confirmed that the evolution of herbivorous scarab beetles tracked the ecological dominance of flowering plants, or angiosperms. Interestingly, the dung beetles also underwent a similar diversification pattern as the herbivorous scarabs ...

A new scorpion from California reveals hidden biodiversity in the Golden State - Science Daily


Science Daily
A new scorpion from California reveals hidden biodiversity in the Golden State. Date: April 27, 2016; Source: Pensoft Publishers; Summary: Recent fieldwork has uncovered a new species of scorpion in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in northeastern ...

Golden Tortoise Beetle

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Popular article about the golden tortoise beetle (Metriona bicolor, Chrysomelidae), its life cycle and feeding habits.

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Photographs and information on this species, its distribution, identification, biology and hosts.

Hemisphaerota cyanea: Palmetto Tortoise Beetle
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Photographs and information on this easily recognized beetle, its distribution, description, hosts and biology.

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Geochelone radiata, by David T. Kirkpatrick.

Tortoise Trust
United States

Dedicated to the conservation and captive care of turtles and tortoises. Features care sheets and articles on every aspect of chelonia.

Desert Tortoise Council
United States

An international nonprofit organization whose members share a common fascination with wild desert tortoises and the environment they depend upon.

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Help for people just starting out in the keeping of chelonians as pets.

American Tortoise Rescue
United States

Founded to shelter and rehabilitate all species of tortoise and turtle.

Desert Tortoise Council
United States

Promotes conservation of the desert tortoise in the deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico.