Fun & Easy Science for Kids

Mites and Bites

Mites and Bites
You’ve probably never seen a mite. Most are so small you need a microscope to view them. But just because you can’t...

Mites and Bites

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Termites – Insects That Eat Wood

Termites – Insects That Eat Wood
Termites wouldn’t make good dinner guests. They’d rather eat the table than the food on it. That’s right. Termites love to eat wood. Most of them prefer wet, moldy wood, which is why they live in

Termites – Insects That Eat Wood

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Bumblebees – Do They Make Honey?

Bumblebees – Do They Make Honey?
Bumblebees seem scary because they’re so big, but they’re generally gentle and unaggressive. Leave them alone and they’ll leave you alone too. Bumblebees live all over the

Bumblebees – Do They Make Honey?

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Lice – How a Head Louse Infests and Spreads

Lice – How a Head Louse Infests and Spreads
You’ve probably heard of lice. Maybe you’ve even had them, or known a friend who has had them. Lice are annoying and gross, but they don’t spread disease and they’re not dangerous. Still, it’s good to know what to look for when it comes to head lice. Head lice are really small....

Lice – How a Head Louse Infests and Spreads

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Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies and Moths
Butterflies are the dancers of the insect world. They flit, they flutter, and they have the most beautifully colored costumes! More than 12,000 species of butterflies and moths live on

Butterflies and Moths

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Insects and Arthropods

Insects and Arthropods
Did you know we share our planet with over 1 million species of insects? That’s a lot of bugs! Scientists are discovering more insects every day. Insects are also called...

Insects and Arthropods

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