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Ecology graduate researcher Kelly Ridenhour drives all over the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Georgia at dusk in search of the eastern firefly known as the “Big Dipper.”Driving with a firefly researcher on Continental CrossContact LX25 tires|Continental Tire|October 12, 2021|Popular-Science
A father-son backpacking trip in the Grand Canyon is an introduction to adventure In the Great Smoky Mountains, fireflies have become a source of tourism — and solaceLocals are working to restore coral reefs in beloved travel destinations. You can help.|Sunny Fitzgerald|September 30, 2021|Washington Post
It’s about as easy as looking for the single blink of a firefly in the middle of a motorway, using only a handheld phone.Scientists discovered four new Earth-sized rogue planets with no suns|Monroe Hammond|July 7, 2021|Popular-Science
His gentle landscapes depict fields, sheltering forests and neighbors who are mostly cows, fireflies and the occasional dog.In the galleries: Breaching the border between art and furniture|Mark Jenkins|March 12, 2021|Washington Post
For the sea firefly — which uses glowing trails to attract mates — a small increase could give it a sexy advantage.Ocean acidification may make some species glow brighter|Bethany Brookshire|January 11, 2021|Science News
From Firefly to Pushing Daisies to Freaks and Geeks, the intensity of fan support has attempted to save or revive genre shows.A Fan Night Out: The Return of Veronica Mars|Scott Bixby|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Joss Whedon, the creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Firefly, shares these mixed feelings.The ‘Veronica Mars’ Kickstarter Smash: 5 Burning Questions|Kevin Fallon|March 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I would jump at an opportunity to do any kind of Firefly thing again.
So, was it a coincidence you were Captain Hammer on Dr. Horrible and nicknamed Captain Tightpants on Firefly?
Unfortunately, that devotion doesn't always translate into programs that stay on the air—just ask Firefly fans about that.Will TV Slay Joss Whedon?|Joel Keller|January 28, 2009|DAILY BEAST
The ordinary firefly to which we are accustomed gives off a very much brighter light if placed in warm water.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
On a grassy bank we captured a firefly and shut him in between the glass and the face of our pocket compass.
An erratic firefly wandered down from the overhanging branches, then commenced to dart from side to side near her head.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
And he wondered whether it might be a relation of Freddie Firefly.The Tale of Chirpy Cricket|Arthur Scott Bailey
Well was it then for Martin Rattler that a friendly heart beat for him on board the Firefly.Martin Rattler|R.M. Ballantyne