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Why do we hate wasps and love bees?

Why do we hate wasps and love bees?

Science
A new study reveals that wasps are largely disliked by the public, whereas bees are highly appreciated. The researchers involved say that this view is unfair because wasps are just as ecologically useful as bees. The scientists suggest a public relations campaign to restore the wasps' battered image.They'd like to see the same efforts made to conserve them as there currently are with bees.The survey of 750 people from 46 countries has been published in Ecological Entomology.Despised by picnickers, feared for their painful stings - wasps are among the least loved of insects according to the new study. In the survey, participants were asked to rate the insects on a scale...
Love Island's Georgia Harrison dons thong for sizzling sauna reveal

Love Island's Georgia Harrison dons thong for sizzling sauna reveal

Entertainment
The Love Island 2017 babe got fans hot under the collar as she stripped down to a thonged red bikini for her latest snap.Georgia Harrison gave the Love Island 2018 girls a run for her money as she posted the steamy sauna snap on Instagram.It saw the former TOWIE star working up a sweat as she posed with her back to the camera.Georgia, 23, pulled her hair backwards seductively as she pouted up a storm. Related Articles “I don't sweat, I sparkle” Georgia Harrison She captioned the saucy image: "I don't sweat, I sparkle."Fans went into meltdown over the post, with it racking up more than 47,000 likes.One exclaimed: "Steam room I love it, I bet you do sparkle." INSTAGRAM/GEORGIA HARRIS...
Battle of the parasites: Love vine sucks the life from gall wasps

Battle of the parasites: Love vine sucks the life from gall wasps

Science
Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Scientists have discovered a never-before-seen interaction between parasites. Researchers at Rice University discovered a parasitic vine preying on a parasitic wasp. The two parasites, love vine and gall wasps, share the same host, oak trees. But the new research suggests it's not the tree the vine is interested in, but wasp larva hiding inside the pea-sized growths found on the underside of oak leaves. Rice University evolutionary biologist Scott Egan has spent nearly two decades studying gall-forming parasites. But until he and his students noticed love vine twisting around galls in the lab, Egan had never seen the novel interaction before. "I had never seen this," Egan said in a news release. "But the fact that no one, as far as we know, had ever documented this was in...
Love Island babe Megan Barton Hanson CANCELS ALL appearances 'due to personal reasons'

Love Island babe Megan Barton Hanson CANCELS ALL appearances 'due to personal reasons'

Entertainment
The TV babe, who is currently dating Wes Nelson, had been hired for a host of PA's and meet and greet sessions with fans up and down the UK.However, according to one venue to had booked the blonde beauty in Scotland, Megan Barton Hanson  has pulled out of all work commitments until the forceable future.She has been due to appear at Lourenzos Dunfermline in Fife tonight, but in a last minute shake-up the Meg has dropped out – citing "personal reasons” the process.A post shared on the official Lourenzos Dunfermline Facebook page now reads: "IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT."Management cancellation: Megan Barton ITV PULLED OUT: Meg's team have confirmed to Lourenzos she won't be appearing ...
Love Island: 10 best moments from 2018

Love Island: 10 best moments from 2018

Entertainment
The bikinis have been packed away, the personalised water bottles have been slurped from for the last time, and Dr Alex's sunburn may soon finally show some signs of abating.Jack and Dani have been crowned the Love Island 2018 series winners and are set to walk off happily ever after into the Balearic sunset (after it's been Instagrammed first, obvs), with their £50,000 spoils and dignity intact. Love Island in seven charts How will contestants cash in? As the sun goes down on this year's Love Island, we look back at the series' defining moments. 1. Hayley's Brexit chat A major political summit took place earlier this summer, feat...