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Fireflies ~ Natural Light Bulbs Lampyridae is a family of insects in the beetle order Coleoptera. They are winged beetles, and commonly called fireflies or lightning bugs for their conspicuous.

More than stunning...love it.

thefairycircle: (via Luciole Picture by Romain Sureau RomainSureau) This fancy little fae lightning bug tickles me.

Full Moon and Firefly With Clover Flowers. Photo from Firefly Experience.

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Disappearing bees  http://www.tellwut.com/surveys/current-affairs/news/49235-disappearing-bees.html

"If bees disappeared from the earth, man would have four years to live" -Einstein Please, help us tell the US government, Home Depot, Lowes and the media that we DO NOT SUPPORT Bee killing pesticides our government just approved.

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Radim Schreiber - Nature Photography, Firefly Photography, Photos of Fireflies

Beautiful. Simply beautiful.

Firefly, Detroit, Michigan The only thing I miss about living in the South - the beautiful sight of fireflies (They were wiped out in Urban areas in the by the mosquito abatement DDT applications - we had to drive out of town to see them)

Fireflies are the best known example of bioluminescence (living things that glow), and there about 2,000 different species of flying beetle that claim the name.  They are found around the world in temperate and tropical climates, and as a result of the varying geographical populations and characteristics, bioluminescence may be distinctive even between species.

Photinus pyralis Firefly glowing - Bioluminescence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Firefly      Location       Fireflies   are found on grasses,  shrubs  and    trees in woodlands,  fields and gardens.              F...

Firefly Location Fireflies are found on grasses, shrubs and trees in woodlands, fields and gardens.

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Also the "substance/chemicals" referred to is composed of 2 different substances, discovered by Raphael Dubois. The second substance is/was? Unknown, but it's composed of estimated 1000 amino acids which is phenomenal

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Firefly watching is one of the best thing you can do when on a visit to palawan island. There is no better place to feel as close to nature as in Puerto Princesa.

Bioluminscent Glow

Firefly Experience - Photographs of Lightning Bugs and Photos of Fireflies, firefly macro close-up