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Dragonfly Fleece Blanket Contest Information

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Dragonfly Fleece Blanket Contest Information

TheDragonflyCentral.com would like to say THANK YOU for entering our Dragonfly Blanket giveaway contest. Below are some of the contest details so you can make sure you give yourself the best possible chance to win!  The Dragonfly Central Blanket content will be announced Tuesday 12 in both our fanpage and via our newsletter.  This includes the blanket design of your choice. If you wish to get a custom made shirt with a design or image you love, then feel free to send that over and we'll create a custom made shirt for you!  Look out for our emails which will contain more ways...

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Dragonfly T-Shirt Contest Information

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Dragonfly T-Shirt Contest Information

TheDragonflyCentral.com would like to say THANK YOU for entering our Dragonfly T-Shirt giveaway contest. Below are some of the contest details so you can make sure you give yourself the best possible chance to win!  The Dragonfly Central Mug content will be announced Tuesday 21st in both our fanpage and via our newsletter.  This includes the shirt design of your choice. If you wish to get a custom made shirt with a design or image you love, then feel free to send that over and we'll create a custom made shirt for you!  Look out for our emails which will contain more...

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Dragonfly Mug Contest Information

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Dragonfly Mug Contest Information

TheDragonflyCentral.com would like to say THANK YOU for entering our Dragonfly mug giveaway contest. Below are some of the contest details so you can make sure you give yourself the best possible chance to win!  The Dragonfly Central Mug content will be announced THIS week in both out fanpage and via our newsletter.  This includes the mug design of your choice. If you wish to get a custom made mug with a design or image you love, then feel free to send that over and we'll create a custom made mug for you!  Look out for our emails which will contain more...

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What Are Dragonfly Wings Made Of?

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What Are Dragonfly Wings Made Of?

Dragonflies are among the most ancient of insects — they were darting across rivers and lakes long before dinosaurs appeared — and have evolved many mechanisms to survive, says Dr Dan Bickel, an entomologist with the Australian Museum. Powerful eyes and impressive flying abilities are chief among their abilities, says Bickel. "They can fly further, higher and faster than most insects, sometimes at speeds of up to 70km per hour." Dragonflies are able to propel themselves upwards and downwards, backwards and forwards, side to side and hover in midair. And many of these flying abilities are thanks to the insect's distinctive...

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14 Fun Facts About Dragonflies

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14 Fun Facts About Dragonflies

Dragonfly Flying insects are usually creepy, but many people love dragonflies.  Flying insects are usually annoying. Mosquitoes bite you, leaving itchy red welts. Bees and wasps sting. Flies are just disgusting. But there’s something magical about dragonflies. 1 ) Dragonflies were some of the first winged insects to evolve, some 300 million years ago. Modern dragonflies have wingspans of only two to five inches, but fossil dragonflies have been found with wingspans of up to two feet. 2 ) Some scientists theorize that high oxygen levels during the Paleozoic era allowed dragonflies to grow to monster size. 3 ) There...

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