What many farmers don't realize is that once you put the pressure on the weevil, you've really got to keep it on.

Mark Hoddle, entomologist, biological control specialist and principal investigator, on the importance of quarantine and eradication of the red palm weevil


What's unusual about these parrots is they're drumming with an instrument...rather than simply using part of their body.

Christopher J. Clark, assistant professor of biology, on the discovery that palm cockatoos use objects to drum against trees as mating calls


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