Post Profile

25 Dramatic Dragonfly Nicknames From Around the U.S.

We have many reasons to love dragonflies. They look cool, eat mosquitoes—and have some nifty nicknames across the U.S.
read more


Related Posts

Stress can literally kill dragonflies [Biology]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

If you put a dragonfly next to one of its biggest predators, it's way less likely to live a long, healthy life... but not for the reason you think. Fish can quite literally scare dragonflies to death. More »

Handfeeding a Dragonfly: VIDEO

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Writes the video uploader: "Noelia found this injured dragonfly on the riverbank of the Willamette. After a few unsuccessful attempts at feeding it, she found one that worked." If this will help reduce the mosquito population, I'm a...

Chris Capuano nearly killed a dragonfly with a pitch

Sports / Baseball : Baseball Nation

The world's luckiest dragonfly should stay away from the area between home plate and the pitcher's mound. We all know that dragonflies love baseball. This is the tale of a dragonfly that loved baseball too much (via The Score) The d...

10 Close-Up Shots of Dragonflies

Humor / odd : mental_floss

Photographer and astronomer Pieter van Dokkum had been attracted to dragonflies for several years, but it wasn't until he stumbled across a quaint pond in New England, dotted with hundreds of dragonflies, that van Dokkum decided to ...

Hand-feeding an injured dragonfly (VIDEO)

News : The Newsroom

Nothing says summer like the double-winged dragonflies buzzing over lakes, marshes and ponds for food. The two pairs of sheer wings and colorful elongated bodies are eye-catching. They're not just nice to look at; they eat mosquitoe...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC