bugs http://kcur.org en The Growing Populations Of Bed Bugs And Lice http://kcur.org/post/growing-populations-bed-bugs-and-lice <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">‘Good night, sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite.’&nbsp; It’s a phrase you’ve probably heard a lot, but perhaps holds a different significance to you if you’ve had a bed bug infestation or know someone who has. &nbsp;Cases of bed bugs have been rising in recent years. But just who or what are these vermin? &nbsp;They feed on human blood, don’t contract diseases, &nbsp;and can be hard to talk about. Perhaps more importantly, how do we get rid of them?</span></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:09:36 +0000 Suzanne Hogan, Matthew Long-Middleton & Sydney Llewellyn 44100 at http://kcur.org The Growing Populations Of Bed Bugs And Lice St. Louis Zoo Continues Efforts To Restore Endangered Beetle http://kcur.org/post/st-louis-zoo-continues-efforts-restore-endangered-beetle <p>For a second year, the St. Louis Zoo is continuing <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kwmu/news.newsmain/article/0/0/1715184/Science/St..Louis.Zoo.helps.save.endangered.beetles">efforts to bring back an endangered beetle</a> to southwestern Missouri.</p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 14:34:21 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 37891 at http://kcur.org St. Louis Zoo Continues Efforts To Restore Endangered Beetle