Animal genre was the first in the fine arts of many peoples. Of course, first of all people attracted large, prominent and dangerous representatives of the animal world. Let us recall the famous colorful images of horses, bison of the cave at Lascaux in France, or expressive, full of dynamics "paintings" on the rocks Tasselin-Addzhera in North Africa, where antelope coexist with giraffes and elephants.Photo by Sergey Fokin Six-legged little thing, run, jump under his feet, fluttering before his eyes, not evoked inspiration artists who worked at the the origins of human Read more [...]
The end of the 1980s and early 1990s, many journalists called "golden age" of American mass production of knives. It was then that the market demand for modern knives, folding mainly manufactured using new materials and advanced technology, has been steadily increasing. Why was it necessary to issue explicitly workers, surely not shocking with knives «saccharine» colored hilts, is unclear. In those times «old and honored» American nozhedely, like their European counterparts, known since the pre-war years, spoiled state orders, allow yourself Read more [...]
In the insect world there are those which are applicable adjectives: the biggest, the fastest, brightest, etc. Perhaps the painted lady can claim to be a few of these differences. Judge for yourself…Photo Jean-Pol GRANDMONT / wikimedia.org (CC BY 3.0) It is the most famous butterfly on Most continents. Not flies only South America Antarctica. The most inveterate traveler in Nymphalidae family. And at this butterfly routes seasonal, like birds spring north, autumn south.For example, the Euro-African populations represented overwintered Read more [...]
Maybe this tema- not for the hunting site. But I comfort myself that the hunters, as well as butterflies, are inextricably linked with the world around us.Probably brutal hairy hunters and alpha male looking at the butterflies will not be interesting, they say, "you love roses, and I to them ...., the country needs locomotives and heavy metal!". Probably many have forgotten how to observe the world and its beauty. But I'm sure that's not all. Butterflies part of our world, and not the most interesting. And how is it, this piece is beautiful and varied!I'm always glad to see them crazy Read more [...]
Global andClimate change has led to the emergence in Europe of tropical butterflies, while hladolyubivye species are increasingly under threat. As the correspondent of "New Region", writes about the influential German newspaper Die Welt.
According to scientists, climate change has led to this "Great Migration" of butterflies. "In recent years, heat-loving species actively reached out to the north, while hladolyubivye are increasingly under threat," - says Joseph Zettele from the Center for Environmental Studies Helmholtz.Other experts also reported on the migration of these insects from Read more [...]
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37 commentsOleg Undercuts
But as I get ;)Sep 30, 2013|9Svaips Muerte
and I think demotivational poster is not correct, a better fit "it's because I'm the favorite in life"Sep 30, 2013|7Andrey Yakovlevich
I have a friend with one, only and it hits the handle. =/Sep 30, 2013|2Negative Creep
my friend in training put "butterfly" by the end of the latch, which when thrown opened :DSep 30, 2013|2Victor Kremer said Negative Creep
Negative, Butterflies, not Read more [...]
Replica (photo Ashley Cooper / Corbis)
Half of the ordinary and garden species of butterflies in the UK is under threat of extinction.
The number of some species in the last three years was reduced to a critical minimum because of the poor summer weather and such long-term problems, as the intensive development of agriculture, which had lasted for half a century. Negative impact on insects also provides habitat fragmentation: populations are isolated, which, of course, reduces their number.According to the charitable Organization for the conservation of species of butterflies, die seven of Read more [...]
Butterfly (Pieris brassicae) of all kinds, especially if they have a contrast or bright colors, butterfly good as tips for fly fishing, float rod or wiring.Butterfly (Pieris brassicae) can be caught effortlessly in clearings near the place of fishing, or just a net gauze hands. Nasazhivajut butterflies on the hook for a few pieces, piercing their bodies across the top, thicker portion of the body. Read more [...]
Dodgy catch a butterfly is not intrigued 1st angler. That still represents a departure padenki? Little snow-white butterfly makes its own life in the last dance, let's offspring to the next generation.At the same time for us anglers, it is very curious that the mass of butterflies is a great bait. At this time, the pop-up all the fish up to feed on insects. And nothing prevents us to use for lures insects out of clay. About fifty balls on the same boat, and go on the water! Read more [...]
Victor Doibani sent a photo of a butterfly, made in the ordinary court in Riscani in Chisinau on Saturday morning, August 20.
on August 22. Moldovan forecasters for more than a century of observations note: the climate in our country has changed dramatically. One indicator of change is that the frequency and intensity of disasters has increased significantly in recent years. Take, for example, flooding. Previously, these floods were observed once in thirty years, and have now become frequent. Severe droughts in 2001, 2003, 2007 and 2009. The average annual temperature in the country has increased Read more [...]
7 December. Declines have affected almost three quarters of butterfly species in the UK in the last decade, during which disappeared butterflies as rare and common species, according to the UK Centre for ecology and hydrology.
«Studies have shown a reduction in the number of representatives 72% of butterfly species in the last ten years. However, their distribution was decreased by 54%. Rare species of butterflies often disappear due to habitat with the necessary conditions for them», — the message says.Scientists say that a quarter of the number fell even common species Read more [...]
Author: Alex Anushkin aka Relic (Narva, Estonia) Published with permission of the author
The thought of buying a balisong visited me for a long time. Not that I'm a fan "flipping" when hour after hour luminaries walk and swing their butterflies, revealing them in all possible ways. No. Again, the best quality "butterfly", of which I have heard only from firms Maykrotek, Benchmeyd and Cold Steel (their model ArkAngel). Well, Besides from them, there were a variety of Chinese and Spanish butterflies for a day, who quickly becomes loose and flew axis, so that Read more [...]
The author - Ivan
This knife is released by Benchmeyd in collaboration with renowned American fashion designer and manufacturer of knives and Mel Purdue, vice president of the American Guild of manufacturers of knives. At the moment, Purdue is the official designer of the company. To date, the model 720 is out of production. I wonder what makes companies successful shoot, working models of production, instead of letting them some gibberish? This applies not only to Benchmeydu, but equally to Spayderko, and CRKT, and others. Only remember the 750 th model Benchmade (Pinnakle), Read more [...]
Collecting beetles, Orthoptera, Diptera and Hymenoptera, and hunting for butterflies - one of the most interesting classes, especially when traveling in the tropics. The only country in the world where it can not deal with by natural causes - in Iceland, there are only four insect species and two species of flies, moths, and several species of beetles (beetles), and all. No ants, no mosquitoes, no butterflies. So there would not grow large trees, rather, are growing, but not multiply - pollinate none. There are still a number of countries from which prohibit the export of insects: Europe, USA, Read more [...]
Painted Lady (photo Ashley Cooper / Corbis)Half of common and garden butterfly species in the UK is under threat of extinction.Strength some species in the past three years was reduced to a critical minimum due to poor summer weather and long-term problems such as intensive agriculture that has lasted half a century. Negative impact on the insects also has Fragmentation: populations are isolated, which, of course, reduces their strength.According to the charity organizations for the conservation of butterflies, seven out of ten extinct species of insects that live in the UK. These butterflies Read more [...]
One day in early childhood, I read about a man who disappeared a shadow. This tale struck my fancy, and then I warily glanced at his shadow - Intact if not behind it from where I was. But the shadow was behaving as it should, is not following me through the fields and roads dark silhouette with a net sticking out the side, becoming the end of the day, when sun bow down to a close, surprisingly lanky. Even sometimes prevented him from working, when accidentally falls on insect, which is going to take a net, it immediately gets scared and fly away. We have to always remember their shadows come Read more [...]
I'm standing on the balcony of our new home in Novosibirsk and looking through binoculars. But do not admire wooded Zarechnev distances of a ghostly sway in the hot June haze on the horizon. No, my binoculars pointing up: there, in the bottomless blue light, sharply defined black kruglyashami aperture binoculars - a myriad of light-winged creatures. This - the butterfly. Some what close, majestic, as gliders, float motionless sprawled on the wings, which I managed to make out in binoculars clear dark veins: those that increase, the veins are not visible, but butterflies glow in the sun Read more [...]
May 17. The number of butterflies migrant who arrived in Canada from the south, more than 10 times higher than the annual "norm", the record for the number became admiral butterfly, reports news portal CBCNews Canada.
"This is perhaps the most" babochkovy "year in Canadian history ... This massive migration, it seems, did not happen" - said the University of Ottawa, a biology professor Jeremy Kerr (Jeremy Kerr), whose words are reported.
According to field surveys, this year in Canada from the south came about 300 million individuals Admiral butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) Read more [...]
On the banks of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil to grow orchids.
In the forest, darkness and silence, only occasionally heard a slight rustle of falling leaves. The air is hot and humid, as in a hot bath of the division. Ribbed trunks - green with overlying crust mosses, epiphytes and entangling vines. In the tropical forests of small flowering plants. Among the green tree trunks can immediately see a big, beautiful color and graceful shape of a butterfly. You come closer, you want to catch it - to your surprise, butterfly does not take off. Here is a butterfly and orchid. Since the end Read more [...]