Roaches love crashing into walls (and that may help us build a better robot)
February 18, 2018, 9:32 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Roaches careen into walls to gain an advantage climbing up them.
Why beewolves don't worry about antibiotic resistance
February 15, 2018, 8:34 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
They've used the same symbiotic bacteria cocktail for 68 million years
'Completely new form of 3-D vision' found in praying mantises
February 9, 2018, 1:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Using tiny eyewear, researchers tricked the insects into revealing secrets that could help inspire better robots.
This ordinary-looking beetle uses chemical warfare to survive being eaten
February 7, 2018, 1:57 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Just like the rest of us, toads need to choose their snacks with care.
New parasitic wasp may use built-in saw to escape from its hosts
February 2, 2018, 12:15 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
This isn't horrifying at all.
Now we know what makes this centipede's toxin so deadly
January 23, 2018, 1:30 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Chinese red-headed centipede can take down animals 15 times its size thanks to its potent venom.
There are up to 25,000 bugs in the average Christmas tree
November 28, 2017, 3:49 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Real Christmas trees can have plenty of bugs, but you don't need to worry about them ruining your home or your holiday.
Finnish artist creates life-like crocheted people
Dog found tied to a tree with a goodbye note finds forever home
7 ancient recipes translated for modern cooks
A fox and a snowy owl met on a winter night
Rare flooding leaves jungle trail submerged in crystalline water
This Canadian city has been plagued by a mysterious humming sound for years