This Cyber Monday Shop The Arbor Day Foundation For Free Shipping

Arbor Day Coffee Misc Rain Forest Rescue Replanting Our National Forests This Cyber Monday Shop The Arbor Day Foundation For Free Shipping By Brianne Bayer | November 23, 2017 Cyber Monday is a great day! Why is it great, you ask? I’ll tell you! It is the one day out of the entire year you can sit in the comfort of your chair, sip your cup of coffee, and have great deal after great deal available right at your fingertips. Ten years ago the Monday after Thanksgiving was coined as “Cyber Monday” – in short, Cyber Monday is like Black Friday but you get to avoid all the crowds and cold weather and shop from the comfort of your computer. I don’t know about you, but that sounds like a great day to me. The Arbor Day Foundation has unique holiday gift options that give back. We offer Earth-friendly gifts for everyone on your list. Whether it’s tree planting in honor of a loved one, rain forest-saving coffee and chocolate, or an individually packaged evergreen, a gift from the Ar..
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Blue Morpho…Dragonfly?

The Bug Chicks - A site for parents, teachers and bugdorks. When we were researching interesting species to find in the Amazon Rainforest, Jess learned about the Blue Morpho Dragonfly. This thing IMMEDIATELY went on our Top 5 List. Most people know or have seen pictures of Blue Morpho butterflies, as they are some of the most beautiful and visible ambassadors of New World tropical forests. But we had NO IDEA that there was a dragonfly that shared those famous iridescent blue wings. The article Jess found also had some really interesting information about how the wings of this insect may be made of living tissue. For the most part, insect wings are dead (like our hair or fingernails once grown out of the cuticle or follicle) but scientists recently found what looks like a tiny respiratory system on the wings of blue amorphous dragonflies by using an electron microscope. The underside of the wings are dark, but the tops are an incredible metallic blue. Male dragonflies are extremely te..
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