Gallery: 72,000 Ladybugs Released Inside Mall of America


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Minnesota’s Mall of America may be known as the largest retail complex in the country, but it is also now home to 72,000 lady bugs!  The ladybugs were released inside the 96.4 acre mall to help tend to the complex’s 30,000 plants and trees. The plants act as a natural air filter for the mall, and the ladybugs will help protect them from aphids and other pests.

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  1. davemurphy April 28, 2013 at 5:34 pm

    The True Story of the Dead Ladybugs

    I’m going to tell you a short story about my life.

    I year ago, Laura and I moved out of Jamestown, New York because the chemtrail spraying was so strong in that area, I literally could not breath the air at times. I became very sick and moved quickly to preserve our health.

    We moved into a house owned by someone else. This house has a strange annual occurrence. Every spring, it becomes infested with ladybugs.
    What happened?

    Are chemtrails to blame?

    All I can deduce is this.

    Since this has been occurring for years on a regular schedule, and since this is the first year that such a die-off has been witnessed (so far as we know), it makes me wonder if the chemtrail spraying program is relatively new in this area. I remember last year as being pretty regular, but much more mild than this year. This year has had ups and downs, but over all, it’s been much more intense.

    I also know that we visited two times for 4 days each in the year prior to moving here and saw one chemtrail the entire time, and that was about 45 minutes away from here.

    So, something really has seemed to change, especially in relation to the chemtrails spraying program.

    I can only hope that if chemtrails are to blame, other parts of the environment do not suffer in the same way.

    Any input or ideas are welcome.

    I managed to capture a few pictures of the ladybugs after they died. These were taken a while later, so many had already
    decayed somewhat.


  2. AirPlusPlus April 28, 2013 at 11:33 am

    That’s a great idea :)

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