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  • Grow it Green: Carpenter ants, termites 16 Apr 2019 18:13 New Hampshire News Grow it Green: Carpenter ants, termites Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 1:46 PM EDT Apr 16, 2019 Hide Transcript Show Transcript 60’S DESPITE CLOUDS. LET’S HEAD TO "GROW IT GREEN." RAY: WELCOME TO "GROW IT GREEN. …
  • Midtown Homes Tented for Termites Targeted in Burglaries 09 Apr 2019 12:10 NBC San Diego Police arrested three men and are searching for a fourth after several homes near downtown, tented for fumigation, were the target of burglaries early Monday morning. A dozen homes along Columbia Street in Middletown were tented for termites when the San …
  • Termites show humans how to keep their cool 02 Apr 2019 08:53 ClimateNewsNetwork April 2nd, 2019, by Paul Brown A termite mound in Namibia: Packed with lessons for human architects. Image: By Lothar Herzog from Kassel, Germany, via Wikimedia Commons Scientists are studying the architectural skills developed by termites so we can keep …
  • What Termites Can Teach Us About Cooling Our Buildings 26 Mar 2019 16:44 The New York Times In the capital of Zimbabwe, a building called Eastgate Centre holds nearly 350,000 square-feet of office space and shops. It uses 90 percent less energy than a similar sized building next door. What’s Eastgate Centre’s secret? Termites. In the 1990s, Mick …
  • Trilobites: What Termites Can Teach Us About Cooling Our Buildings 26 Mar 2019 15:54 International Herald Tribune In the capital of Zimbabwe, a building called Eastgate Centre holds nearly 350,000 square-feet of office space and shops. It uses 90 percent less energy than a similar sized building next door. What’s Eastgate Centre’s secret? Termites. In the 1990s, Mick …
  • US State Department flags Amit Shahs 2018 comment that Bangladeshi immigrants are termites 24 Mar 2019 11:58 Banagladesh Sun The United States has flagged Bharatiya Janata Party National President Amit Shah’s characterisation of immigrants in Assam as “termites” at a rally last year. Shah, addressing a public rally in Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur district in September, had said …
  • X-rays reveal termites' self-cooling, self-ventilating, self-draining skyscrapers 22 Mar 2019 19:06 Phys.org Multi-scale 3D X-ray tomography of termite nests reveals the secrets of their architecture which plays a significant role in ventilation, thermal regulation and water drainage after rainy periods. Credit: Kamaljit Singh Many species of termites, whose …
  • X-rays reveal secrets of termites’ self-cooling, self-draining skyscrapers 22 Mar 2019 18:17 Imperial College London News New insight into termites’ architectural strategies could help us design more energy efficient self-sustaining buildings for humans. Many species of termite, whose societies are built on hierarchies of kings, queens, workers, and soldiers, live in towering …
  • Mosquitoes, snakes and termites, oh my! 21 Mar 2019 00:25 Trussville Tribune From The Trussville Tribune staff reports TRUSSVILLE — As we officially enter into the spring months, many people are cleaning their homes inside and out. But pests are on the move and there are things you need to know that could save your time, money and …
  • Termites were eating away at a Wichita museum. Now it’s hosting a wake, with a hearse. 20 Mar 2019 14:29 Wichita Eagle Something is eating away at Wichita’s cultural institutions, and it’s not the threat of budget cuts. Apparently it’s termites. To prove it, look no further than Old Town’s Museum of World Treasures, which, in 2014, was under siege by termite colonies, said …
  • TERMITES CHEWING UP THOUSANDS OF FIJI HOMES 10 Mar 2019 05:38 Pacific Islands Development Program New shipment of insecticide welcomed By Ravai Vafo’ou SUVA, Fiji (Fijilive, March 1, 2011) – In Fiji, the second shipment of Termidor chemicals has arrived to control the invasive Asian Subterranean termite species currently plaguing the country. This was …
  • Don't let the bed bugs bite: termites no longer dominant pest control worries 01 Mar 2019 09:53 Kingsport Times News When it comes to pest control in the greater Tri-Cities these days, Barnes Exterminating owner Byron Barnes says that bed bugs have risen to the same level as termites when it comes to his company’s handling of pests. “Anybody can pick these up and take …
  • It’s not termites: new study gives fresh take on how “fairy circles” form 25 Feb 2019 13:15 Arc Technica Enlarge / The fairy circles in Namibia seen from the air. New research asserts they form an additional source of water in this arid region, because the rainwater flows towards the grasses on the edge. Stephan Getzin 2 with 2 posters participating Himba …
  • Termites shape and are shaped by their mounds 11 Feb 2019 20:01 Phys.org Cheetahs stalk around a meters-high termite mound in Namibia. Credit: Harvard SEAS Termite construction projects have no architects, engineers or foremen, and yet these centimeter-sized insects build complex, long-standing, meter-sized structures all over …
  • Termites-Eat-Up-65-Year-Olds-Savings 23 Jan 2019 12:23 Peace FM Termites have destroyed money that a 65-year-old woman buried in her house at Kpassa in the Nkwanta North District of the Volta Region.  Fatima Nyande said she lost trust in the banking system and buried her money under firewood in her house.  She told  …
  • Termites, Bigots and GOATs: Rationalizing Complicity with Anti-Semitism 23 Jan 2019 03:49 Jewish Press Photo Credit: screenshot Women’s March leaders Tamika Mallory, Bob Bland, Carmen Perez and Linda Sarsour. {Originally posted to the Gatestone Institute website} Those women and men who marched in the Women’s March under the leadership of Linda Sarsour and …
  • Termites force Kitchener families out of homes for three months 17 Jan 2019 21:48 New Hamburg Independent Living in a hotel led to other costs. "They have tried to prepare meals, but with only a bar fridge, microwave and kettle it is not easy. Eating takeout for three months also eats at your bank account," said Josh's mother, Laura Hunter-Duvar. …
  • Termites: efficient miniature fighters during droughts in rainforests 16 Jan 2019 21:34 Daily News Egypt Despite their miniature size, but termites play an important role in mitigating the effects of drought in tropical rainforests and conserving the ecosystem in the tropical rainforests of Africa and Asia. They also contribute to the decomposition of living …
  • Scientists Unleash Termites to Clean Up Coal 10 Jan 2019 23:49 R&D Magazine The never-ending search for clean energy has turned in an unexpected direction—termites. Researchers from the University of Delaware—collaborating with the energy and environmental research firm ARCTECH—have detailed how termite-gut microbes can convert …
  • Poison toilet paper reveals how termites help rainforests resist drought 10 Jan 2019 19:37 ScienceNews.org It took hundreds of teabags and thousands of rolls of toilet paper for tropical ecologist Kate Parr and her colleagues to demonstrate that termites help tropical rainforests resist drought. Forests with more termites show more soil moisture, leaf litter …

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