By Stacy Liberatore For Dailymail. It may look like a creature not of this world, but the Hercules beetle pupa is growing its exoskeleton inside of an 'alien-like' cocoon. A Japanese insect enthusiast has shared footage of the third stage in the beetle's life, which is when the larva stays dormant for at least 18 months as it morphs into an adult — complete with elaborate horn-like pair of pincers. Prior to living in the bizarre chamber, the larva spent close to two years tunneling through and eating rotting wood, and once it had stored enough energy, it began building the hard shell. While researching these bizarre creatures, experts have discovered that the egg will spend, on average, about 27 days incubating, followed by three periods of molting. Prior to living in the bizarre chamber, the larva spent close to two years tunneling through and eating rotting wood, and once it has stored enough energy, it will start building the hard shell.
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Photo: Getty Images. The controversy surrounding the burkini ban has been causing quite a stir on social media ever since France as well as a few other countries decided to put the bizarre rule into action. Some felt that displaying religious affiliation on a beach could cause public conflict, while others see the ban as discrimination against Muslims and modesty — not to mention those who want to cover up to protect their skin from harmful UV rays. A nude-colored two-piece with a bikini printed on it, of course.
I grew up in a very strict Mormon home and dated only Mormon men until I met my now husband. Of course she won't want to watch something that in her mind attacks her religion. Thanks so much for the links.