A Volkswagen Beetle makes it to the top of a hill in a neighborhood of Mexico City known colloquially as "Vocholandia," for its love of the classic Beetle, called vochos, Tuesday, July 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Cristina Baussan)

As Beetle Ends, Iconic Original Thrives In Mexico City Hills

The modern version of the iconic Volkswagen model is set to cease production on Wednesday, but in Cuautepec on the outskirts of Mexico City residents still rely on the no-frills original compact cars, praising them for their affordability, reparability and ability to handle the area's steep streets.
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Gymnetis drogoni, Gymnetis rhaegali and Gymnetis viserioni beetles from South America.

Professor Names Beetle Species After 'Game Of Thrones'

A Nebraska entomologist has named three of his eight newest beetle discoveries after the dragons from the HBO series "Game of Thrones" and George R.R. Martin book series "A Song of Ice and Fire."
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