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Cornell Entomology

Bio Official page for Cornell Universitys Department of Entomology.
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Twitter Web Client : The shape of blueberry flowers makes buzz pollination the optimal tactic for bees to access their pollen. And yet, though honey bees are incapable of buzz pollination, they can (and do) perform pollination duties in blueberry. How? A new study finds out.…

Twitter Web Client : "To move queen productivity into the lab, the researchers developed a 3D-printed plastic honey comb to mimic what a queen would experience in the hive and also provided each queen with a small group of worker bees to feed and support the queen."…

Twitter Web Client : Linda Rayor is quoted in this article on milking spiders.
A spider expert realized something unusual was happening when his objects of study began oozing a substance that looked oddly like milk. For all intents and purposes, it was, Ed Yong reports.…

Twitter Web Client : Check out Carol Anelli's lecture on Anna Comstock

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Twitter Web Client : Check out our own Corrie Moreau announced as an AAAF Fellow for 2018. Congratulations Corrie! Check the list of all Cornell faculty that made the list here:…/nine-faculty-members-elected-aaas……

Twitter Web Client : Watch caterpillars transform into butterflies in this incredible time-lapse

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Twitter Web Client : Today for #ThankAPollinator week we are giving thanks to #flies, #bumblebees, and #honeybees which all help produce those vibrant green beans and crisp onions used in scrumptious casseroles!

To support #pollinators, visit our #GivingTuesday website at…