Fake caterpillars trick ants into spilling secrets
May 22, 2017, 9:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists deployed thousands of fake caterpillars at 31 sites around the world, shedding new light on the global patterns of predators.
What is the Powassan virus (and should you worry)?
May 5, 2017, 6:36 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Warm weather means more ticks, which means more tick-borne illnesses.
Fabric-munching moths are having a field day in England's historic homes
April 12, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Preservationists suspect warmer-than-normal weather is to blame for the pests' proliferation.
Bumblebee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act
March 22, 2017, 10:47 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumblebee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 states to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Unusual 'Dr. Seuss flower' discovered by park ranger
March 19, 2017, 5:46 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Called a wool sower gall, these fluffy, polka-dotted balls are caused by a species of parasitic wasp.
Take this mosquito quiz to prepare for the inevitable onslaught
February 23, 2017, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
How much do you know about these annoying, sometimes deadly insects?