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A giant panda that upends itself into a handstand may be sending a message that it's one big bamboo-thrasher and not to be messed with.
When a patch of dense fog rolls over the desert, the beetle, a species of the genus Stenocara, upends its body into a handstand.
The work upends the views of some archaeologists who had held that the Chaco Canyon residents first cut down all of the local trees and then ranged farther afield as construction on the great houses proceeded.