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* Feather Horn Beetle *

Feather-horn beetle / Photo by Certified Su / Feather-horn beetle Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Coleoptera Family: Rhipiceridae (feather or fan-horned beetles) Genus: Rhipicera

Apoica Wasp nest. Eusocial paper wasps found throughout Central and South American tropics. Wasps are nocturnal. Nests have open comb, built under large leaves or in shrubs. During day, wasps covering comb fan wings to cool nest.

Apoica Wasp nest: Paper Wasps are found throughout Central and South American tropics. They are nocturnal. Nests have open comb, BUILT under large leaves or in shrubs. During the day, wasps covering the comb fan their wings to cool the nest .

This artist concept depicts a quadruple-star system called HD 98800. The system is approximately 10 million years old, and is located 150 light-years away in the constellation TW Hydrae.    HD 98800 contains four stars, which are paired off into doublets, or binaries. The stars in the binary pairs orbit around each other, and the two pairs also circle each other like choreographed ballerinas. One of the stellar pairs, called HD 98800B, has a disk of dust around it, while the other pair does…

DineshJaswal This artist concept depicts a quadruple-star system called HD The system is approximately 10 million years old, and is located 150 light-years away in the constellation TW Hydrae.

Quasar

Clump of active galactic cores that stretch 4 billion light-years from end to end. The structure is a light quasar group (LQG), a collection of extremely luminous Galactic Nulcei powered by supermassive central black holes.