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First Evidence for Photosynthesis in Insects

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 10:40 AM

The biology of aphids is bizarre: they can be born pregnant and males sometimes lack mouths, causing them to die not long after mating. In an addition to their list of anomalies, work published this week indicates that they may also capture sunlight and use the energy for metabolic purposes.

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 11:06 AM

It's obvious this species of insect is far superior to us humans, men born without mouths.. we cannot compete.

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Posted 18 August 2012 - 06:08 PM

Well they are that neon green .....interesting

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