Build a Better Bedbug Trap for $1 [Video]

Build a Better Bedbug Trap for $1 [Video]

A team of inventors at the University of Florida (UF) have developed a useful trap. Costing about one dollar, the better bedbug trap uses items that are commonly found around the house. Whether the pests’ presence is suspected or known, this effective trap is easy to make but requires that it be protected wherever it […]

Monster Snakes Threaten Ecosystem and Humans in Florida

Monster Snakes Threaten Ecosystem and Humans in Florida

Most people know that Florida has a history of invasive reptile species. Until recently, researchers have noticed that monster snakes, that are larger and more aggressive than the Burmese python, are threatening the ecosystem and possibly humans in Florida. The potentially dangerous snake is known as the African Rock python. Florida scientists are calling the […]

Most Commonly Eaten Bananas Under Threat

Most Commonly Eaten Bananas Under Threat

The Cavendish banana species that is most commonly eaten is under threat from lethal fungus and insect pests. The nasty fungus has spread to banana crops in Africa and is now in the Middle East. The Cavendish banana accounts for over 80 percent of bananas that are currently eaten today. Sadly, this fungal disease has […]