Malaria Was Once A Major Threat To Americans

Malaria Was Once A Major Threat To Americans

Malaria is the most devastating of all mosquito-borne diseases, and it has been known to humans for at least four thousand years. Way back in 2700 BC, malaria was described in ancient Chinese medical texts. However, the disease did not become a threat in the western...
Woman Finds Dozens of Brown Recluse

Woman Finds Dozens of Brown Recluse

Spiders are creatures that haunt the nightmares of most people and are just plain creepy-looking when you get right down to it. No creature should have that many legs and anyone that has ever gone to a haunted house knows that there are bound to be spider webs there....
Spiders Use Electricity to Help Them Fly

Spiders Use Electricity to Help Them Fly

You may or may not know that spiders can sort of fly, but in their case it is called “ballooning”. While they may not have wings, they can turn their silk into a mini parachute or balloon and use it to ride on the winds and “fly”.  Scientists have known about and...