One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A minute parasitic wasp which lays its eggs in the eggs of other insects.
Family Mymaridae, order Hymenoptera: numerous genera
- ‘They have a strong claim to be one of the world's smallest insects, as the fairy fly Alaptus magnanimus is only 0.21mm long.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.