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- Title: Lecture: On the Nature of Butterflies
- has been lit that all sorts of insects flutter around in the room, feel
- by the insect who plunges into the candle flame, only the caterpillar
- the light. Just as the insect surrenders to the flame, so the
- different occurs from what does in the case of the insect which burns by
- short time the insect takes to hurl itself into the flame, could it but
- interesting to learn the real impulse of the insect which flutters
- implied in what I have told you. One might think that the insect by
- butterflies and insects in general. You see, men imagine everything to
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture II
- i.e. until she is a complete full-grown insect, needs only
- perfect insect, as a matured creature. I might say — the
- with other insects; the scientific name for it is parthenogenesis.
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture III
- an impression was made on these insects. It is characteristic that
- fly-trap waits for the insect and then shuts itself up. Then people
- aware of the arrival of the insect and shuts itself up.
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture V
- insects, in the dark, bees will fly towards candle or lamp-light. I have
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture VII
- elapses between the laying of the eggs until the insect is completely
- distinguish those insects that in the wider sense are bee-like, the bees,
- time when such higher insects as the bees go to what is not of the
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture VIII
- the eggs mature the grubs creep out of them. Bees, and other insects
- of the earth; we have the caterpillars. Then these insects appear, and
- though the whole insect world might just as well not exist at all.
- entirely different. When one is looking at some flower, and an insect,
- if the bee, or the wasp or some other insect, did not come to suck
- was once at such a stage that plants and insects such as we have today, did
- becomes the bee poison. All these insects contain a certain substance
- these insects can play bad tricks on men and animals.
- You see, insect
- flower, you must not say: the insect only wants to rob the flower of
- actually shows that every time the insects are developing their activities
- Title: Nine Lectures on Bees: Lecture IX
- what the spiritual relationship is between the hosts of insects
- to look so deeply into Nature herself, as the activities of the insects;
- the insects are strange creatures, and they have still many a secret to
- that we should be discussing the insects just at the time of the centenary
- of the famous observer of insects, Jean Henri Fabre, who was born on
- we should remember him today when we speak of the insects.
- to begin with, to give you an example of a species of insect which will
- and then into a complete insect, then it is so arranged that it is
- the fully formed insect to fly out through the passage that was first
- but the second insect that is a little younger, now emerges, and the third
- that is still younger; because the mother insect had first to make
- would slowly die. But the mother insect prevents this by laying the
- Because each insect that comes out later is matured later, it
- and thousands of examples of the way the insects build, of the way
- considering these insects, the bees, wasps and ants, we were at the
- in the plants is oxalic acid. And now think of the insects; with the
- insects all this occurs in the strangest way. First think of the
- always some formic acid present, because the insects flutter through
- what happens in man, there is the host of insects. The great breath
- the plants are everywhere, and everywhere the innumerable hosts of insects
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