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Christine Merlin and Monarchs: How They Use Their Circadian Clocks for Seasonal Migration
Posted 5/25/2017 - Did you know that monarch butterflies use a circadian clock to navigate to their overwintering sites during their seasonal long-distance migration? Yes, they do, says a Texas A&M researcher. Christine Merlin, an assistant professor in Texas...
Bumble Bees: Pollen Power in the Phacelia
Posted 5/24/2017 - Talk about pollen! The bumble bees, Bombus vandykei (as identified by Robbin Thorp, distinguished emeritus professor of entomology at the University of California, Davis), were buzzing all over the Phacelia last week on the central campus. One bumble...