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Grand Rapids, Ltd.’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Center faces closure

A local wildlife rescue and rehabilitation center that has rescued more than 4,000 animals over the past 20 years faces permanent closure unless the community steps in to help. Grand Rapids, Ltd.’s Wildlife Rehabilitation Center faces closure For decades, the nonprofit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center (WRC) has provided West Michigan with a reliable, high-quality resource for …

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Michigan State Research Shows Insects Can Differentiate Cancer Cells From Healthy Cells, Which May Help Detect Disease Early – ScienceDaily

Researchers at Michigan State University have shown that locusts can not only “smell” the difference between cancerous cells and healthy cells, but can also distinguish between different cancer cell lineages. However, you don’t have to worry about locust infestations in their doctors’ offices. Alternatively, the researchers say this work could provide the basis for devices …

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Climate change could mean locust outbreaks and threat to food security

September 29, 2022 A new study by a research team from Arizona State University has found that climate change will dramatically increase the density of locust swarms, leading to more crop losses due to insect pests and threatening food security. The study, which was recently published in Environmental StudiesAnd the He summarizes the results of …

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White-tailed deer archery season starts from Mi on Saturday, are you ready?

Saturday, October 1, is the start of Michigan whitetail deer hunting season. Are you fishermen ready? Tommy Carroll / TSMTommy Carroll / TSM Opening day of archery in Michigan There’s nothing quite like the view from the tree on October 1 in Michigan. Annie Quinn / Getty ImagesAnnie Quinn / Getty Images Firearms season in …

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Northern Illinois has migratory hummingbirds for the next two weeks

A few weeks ago, I told you to be on the lookout for migratory monarch butterflies making their way through northern Illinois, then into the Mississippi Valley, followed by Texas, and then on to their wintering homes in Mexico. If your garden is like ours, you’ve probably seen quite a few yards, and you can …

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Climate change could mean locust outbreaks and threaten food security

Brightly colored South American locusts cover native plants. Locusts lie in the sunlight to raise their body temperature while digesting food. Credit: Jacob Youngblood A new study by a research team from Arizona State University has found that climate change will dramatically increase the density of locust swarms, leading to more crop losses due to …

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