12/21/15

Do Termites Take The Winter off?

Do Termites Take The Winter off? 12/21/2015 In some parts of the world termites are called “white ants” because they look a lot like ants; however, they are not related to ants in any way. They are actually of the same order as the cockroach–but they are quite similar to ants, bees, and wasps in… Read more »

12/08/15

How Do You Build A Better Mousetrap?

How Do You Build A Better Mousetrap? 12/8/2015 Surely you’ve heard of or seen the game Mouse Trap. Perhaps you’ve even played it. It’s a fun little game, and it certainly is amusing to watch once the trap has been built. But what can we learn from this game? One thing that seems obvious is… Read more »

11/23/15

Bed Bug Bites Vs. Mosquito Bites

Bed Bug Bites Vs. Mosquito Bites 11/23/2015   Have you found red welts on your skin? That can be disconcerting, especially when every time you turn around there is a new report about bed bugs. These bugs have been on a continual rise since their re-emergence at the end of the 1990s, but before you… Read more »