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Valentine’s

Bug Love! The Art Of Finding A Mate In The Insect World
February 14, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

  Every year on Valentine’s Day, we in the Cockrell Butterfly Center like to think about all our favorite insects and the methods they use to find mates. From special pheromones to elaborate mating rituals, every insect has a way to find a mate (or more often, multiple mates)!   It’s the smell that counts […]

The Mythology of Love [Museum Store]
January 26, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

You know what time it is? Valentine’s Time. And whether you’re a devotee of Cupid or a this-holiday-was-invented-by-Hallmark humbug, our museum store has a range of gifts you’ll love giving – or receiving. Check out these these heart-warming selections – each was chosen based on an ancient cultural belief or historic tradition associated with the […]

Love Bugs: Personal Interface
February 11, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Sick of those match.com, chemistry.com, and eharmony.com commercials? You’re preaching to the choir. Another muzak version of “This will be (an everlasting love)” and I’m going to throw my TV out. photo credit: antkriz Go green this Valentine’s by turning OFF your computer and come interface with some cuties without perusing any profiles. This Friday […]



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