Posts Tagged 'nature'
Tags: Deep Sea, nature, ocean, sealife, video, wildlife
Tags: aerial photography, bird of prey, Burkitshi, Eagle, fox hunt, gopro, Mongolia, nature, video, wildlife
Tags: Abu Dhabi, Camel, Desert [pics], KARIM SAHIB, nature, photography, picture, travel, wildlife
Tags: California, Giant Sequoias, largest tree, nature, plants, Redwood
Tags: Cherry Blossoms, Japan, nature, photography, picture, spring
Tags: debridement therapy, decomposition, fly larvae, insects, Maggot, nature, scavenger
Few things trigger revulsion like the sight of maggots writhing through rotting food or decomposing road kill. But maggots, which are the larval stage of flies and other related insects, are actually one of nature’s unsung heroes. Along with bacteria and other insects, they quickly break down dead things. Maggots provide other beneficial services as well, from helping solve crimes to healing wounds.