bharatbhasha.com
Free Articles  >>  Business And Finance >>  Page 88  >> 

All You Need To Know About Ant Farms And The Venus Fly Trap





Information about ant farms

Nature provides an important aspect of beauty, and insects are some of the most enchanting creatures that one can sit and have a look at. All this can be found by learning about ant farms and what they can be sued for, and that same information is provided here under for a quick guide to the basics that you should get acquainted with.

An ant farm encompasses a colony of ants that is placed in some enclosure, either a plastic box or glass. The thickness of the walls are highly reduced to allow for clear view of the ants and there exists a number of different types of the firms that one can choose from, with some lacking enclosures and high walls for securing the ants. With the open ant farms, it is advisable to rub some petroleum jelly or fat at the openings of the farm to deter ants from scaling the heights so keeping them in the open will be relatively easy. For ants that choose to construct bridges to allow them to cross over these substances can be controlled by having the ant farms placed in larger containers, and the liquids poured around them.

Once a new farm has been obtained, it is advisable that some covering be placed on the ant farm to allow them to get familiarized with the new environments after which observing them will be easier and more interesting as they work out in their farm.

The ant farms can be employed as an important learning tool in science classes that intend to equip leaners with knowledge about insects. Such insects can also be used as specimens in conducting harmless experiments in the course of the class. The ant farms provide an opportunity for one to watch the silent part of nature at work; experience hoe work is shared and how the insects go about their activities such as building and construction of passages in their farm.

A biological view of the Venus fly trap

The Venus fly trap is a plant that depicts carnivorous feeding habits, and they are known to inhabit subtropical swampland found on the east coast of the United States. The plant traps insects and arachnids which are sanctioned by its hairs that are found on the leaves of the plant.

With a rosette of dour to seven leaves, the Venus fly trap has a tiny structure planted on a small bulb like stem. Each plant achieves its own optimal size normally between three to ten centimeters, which vary from season to season. For plants that have more than seven leaves, the leaves are grouped in colonies of rosettes.

The plants has specific selections of the prey who is used for food. The prey selection depends on what kind of animals are available together with the mechanisms of trapping employed, with the insects used by this plan being restricted to swarming arthropods, spiders and beetles with specific percentages of each insect being included in the diet.

In trapping prey the plant employs mechanisms displayed in other plants such as the Telegraph and bladderworts capable of making sudden rapid movements that enclose the insects once they have landed on the surface of the plants.

About Author Vikram kumar :

For more information on the structure and working of <a href="http://www.carnivorous--plants.com/venus-fly-trap.html" target="_blank">The Venus Fly Trap</a>, please visit the website. More information <a href="http://www.live-ants.com/about-ant-farms.html" target="_blank">About Ant Farms</a> can be found as well.


Article Source: https://www.bharatbhasha.com
Article Url: https://www.bharatbhasha.com/finance-and-business.php/487027


Article Added on Sunday, January 4, 2015
LD
Other Articles by Vikram kumar

Nature at your doorstep
The world is a beautiful place for spectacular flora and fauna. We are lucky to take a glimpse or see them with our naked eyes. With the world changing at a faster rate and getting modernized day by day, you will be pleased to hear that now the fauna is available online and is up for sale with just a few clicks away. Many people want to gift their nearest and dearest ones the natural gifts including beautiful pets, wonderful insects, small toads, chirping birds. For this and for your comfort...

Large giant ant farm Nature in your hands
The nature is the best thing from which we can learn a lot. The nature is like our mother who embraces everything in her arms whatever may come forth. We are lucky to observe and enjoy the nature at its best. But often there comes a time when our heart craves for little things that the nature has to offer. It can be in any forms like the tiny and wonderful creatures, colorful birds or butterflies that color the azure sky and give a nice touch. We must not forget the small earth living...

Techniques That Helps Some Animals to Survive in Hostile Environments
The desert is a hostile place for any living creature trying to survive. One of the animals that have managed to make it in the dry areas is the Desert Lizards. The reptile has developed ways of coping with the high temperatures and low amounts of water. Estivation is a technique that the lizards use to stay alive; this means they have a period of inactivity. They can go for days without water and food. To avoid the intense heat, they hide when they are resting. There are many types of Desert...

The Most Beautiful Insects in the Whole Planet
Butterflies are beautiful insects. They have brightly-colored wings that make them conspicuous and have light irregular motion. The three main classes of butterflies, these include true butterflies, skippers and moth butterflies. Butterflies have been in existence for over 50 million years. They have monarchs and can migrate over long distances. A butterfly goes through a metamorphosis life cycle before it becomes a butterfly. The transformation from the previous shapes and turning into a...

Live Animal Kits Best Support Provider In Observing Animal Growth Cycle
In the earlier days, kids and students used to visit countryside or nearby areas outside the locality, to get a hold of some beautiful butterflies or other insects, which were, at that time, considered as one of the most memorable ideas of having a first time introduction to a small section of the animal kingdom. Nowadays, there are lots of professional individual or organizations, who are having a huge collection of selective insects or animals, which can be procured by any enthusiastic...

Interesting Ways of Bringing Warmth and Life into Your Home
The world around us is full of beauty hidden in mystery. As one discovers this beauty, there is chance of embracing life and enjoying it to the fullest. There is no better way of doing this than going for a butterfly display. You have the chance to bring warmth into your home by buying these displays and viewing the life and beauty of different species of butterflies from your very own home. Some of these displays are made of glass to help you see these butterflies from all angles. It is...

Ladybug larvae farm kit and Real framed butterfly pictures display
Science classes have never been any more fun. Now you can establish your very own science classes for your kids at home with the Ladybug Larvae farm kit which contains real live ladybugs. It is a great and interactive way to learn the metamorphosis of ladybugs and children especially find it interesting and educational. The ladybug larvae farm kit usually comes with a glass dome, which is the habitat for the ladybugs. The glass dome allows a bug’s eye view of the entire metamorphosis of the...

Top 5 benefits of Cork underlayment
Due to the many benefits that cork underlayment provides homeowners and builders with; it is become one of the most preferred types of floorings. Besides using cork directly as a flooring material, you can also use it as an underlayment which you lay other flooring materials on like bamboo and hardwood. The underlayment actually features similar properties as cork floor times and this means that you stand to reap a lot of benefits by using this underlayment as described here...

Interesting Facts about Mantis you Must Know
This article will discuss some very interesting things that you have never known about mantis. Mantis is an insect that many people see every day but will be surprised to know about some key facts that remain anonymous. Read through this piece and you will learn almost tens of fascinating facts about mantis. To start with, a big number of the mantis approximating 2, 000 species live in tropics with North America only having 18 known species. Up to 80% of the mantis from the older grouping...

Keep away from the common myths on USDA Loans
When we think of buying a new home, most of us rely on the conventional loans. However, USDA loan has also started gaining popularity to the Americans. Homeownership has now become easily accessible with the availability of this loan. Still, most of the potential homebuyers think that they are not eligible for these USDA Loans. They have also misconceptions on these loans. Now, we have talked about those myths, and you will have a clear idea on the home loan. USDA loan- It is just for houses...

Click here to see More Articles by Vikram Kumar
Publishers / Webmasters
Article ID: 487027
DELINK URL from Authors Bio
REMOVE Article
Tell A Friend
Leave A Comment!
Download this article in PDF
Report Article!
Search through all the articles:


217 Users Online !
Related Articles:
Latest Articles:
 
Business And Finance >> Top 50 Articles on Business And Finance
Category - >
Advertising Advice Affiliate Programs Automobiles
Be Your Own Mentor Careers Communication Consumers
CopyWriting Crime Domain Names DoT com Entrepreneur Corner
Ebooks Ecommerce Education Email
Entertainment Environment Family Finance And Business
Food & Drink Gardening Health & Fitness Hobbies
Home Business Home Improvement Humour House Holds
Internet And Computers Kiddos and Teens Legal Matters Mail Order
Management Marketing Marriage MetaPhysical
Motivational MultiMedia Multi Level Marketing NewsLetters
Pets Psychology Religion Parenting
Politics Sales Science Search Engine Optimization
Site Promotion Sports Technology Travel
Web Development Web Hosting WeightLoss Women's Corner
Writing Miscellaneous Articles Real Estate Arts And Crafts
Aging


Disclaimer: The information presented and opinions expressed in the articles are those of the authors
and do not necessarily represent the views of bharatbhasha.com and/or its owners.


Copyright AwareINDIA. All rights reserved || Privacy Policy || Terms Of Use || Author Guidelines || Free Articles
FAQs Link To Us || Submit An Article || Free Downloads|| Contact Us || Site Map  || Advertise with Us ||
Click here for Special webhosting packages for visitors of this website only!
Vastu Shastra

Linux Web Hosting Provided By AwareIndia







Company IDS