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Dung Beetles Navigate by Polarized Moonlight

Dung beetles can navigate using polarized light, but only nocturnal dung beetles can use the dim light of a crescent […]

Dung Beetles Navigate by Polarized Moonlight

Dung beetles can navigate using polarized light, but only nocturnal dung beetles can use the dim light of a crescent […]

Dung Beetles Transmit Worms During Sex — And It’s A Good Thing

Horned beetle Onthophagus taurus. (Credit: PNAS) As humans, sexually-transmitted microbes worry us. They can cause some pretty nasty diseases, and […]

Dung Beetles Transmit Worms During Sex — And It’s A Good Thing

Horned beetle Onthophagus taurus. (Credit: PNAS) As humans, sexually-transmitted microbes worry us. They can cause some pretty nasty diseases, and […]

Ancient Livestock Dung Reshaped African Savannah

A herder runs livestock in Kenya. (Credit: Marion Smith/shutterstock) Dung, poop, number 2 — we’ve all dealt with the troublesome […]

Ancient Livestock Dung Reshaped African Savannah

A herder runs livestock in Kenya. (Credit: Marion Smith/shutterstock) Dung, poop, number 2 — we’ve all dealt with the troublesome […]