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#flies

# flies - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

14 worms pulled from woman's eye after rare infection

It is being called the first known human case of a parasitic infection spread by flies.

# flies - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Locals bearing the brunt as 'plague of flies' take up residence in Ringsend

Local politicians are demanding answers as to why there is a fly infestation in the Dublin area.

# flies - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Are flies afraid when you try to squash them?

Maybe, and it might be really important.

# flies - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Massive swarms of these weird-looking flies will soon be back in Ireland

Massive swarms of these weird-looking flies will soon be back in Ireland

Don’t worry though, they can’t hurt you and, if you’re a farmer, they won’t destroy your crops.

# flies - Sunday 13 April, 2014

How much do fruit flies and fighter jets have in common? A lot, actually Fly Boys This post contains videos

How much do fruit flies and fighter jets have in common? A lot, actually

And there’s a video to prove it.

# flies - Monday 16 September, 2013

Here's why flies can avoid being swatted and a T-rex might not see you sneak by

New research led by scientists at Trinity College Dublin has shown that animals’ ability to perceive time is linked to their pace of life.

# flies - Friday 9 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 creatures who are making your life hell at the moment Bug Off

8 creatures who are making your life hell at the moment

Not everything the warm weather brings with it is welcome.

# flies - Monday 28 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge No flies on them: Chinese city bans flies from public toilets Swat This post contains images

No flies on them: Chinese city bans flies from public toilets

Meanwhile Beijing authorities have said two flies are allowed in the lavatories at any one time…

# flies - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Turmeric can reduce Alzheimer risk, says new research

Flies fed curcumin lived 75 per cent longer than those not fed the chemical.