A baby dragonfly's mouth is the stuff of nightmares
September 22, 2017, 5:17 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This video shows how the unusual jaw structure of dragonfly nymphs is both brilliant and terrifying.
Butterflies lose their luster if their 'paintbrush genes' aren't on
September 20, 2017, 7:12 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Two genes are largely responsible for the colors and patterns of butterflies' wings, and if they don't work, butterflies look very different.
These newly discovered peacock spiders will change your mind about arachnids
September 14, 2017, 3 p.m. by Catie Leary
Many people don't see arachnids as 'cute,' but maybe they've never laid eyes on a peacock jumping spider.
How bees, coffee beans and climate change are inextricably linked
September 14, 2017, 12:49 p.m. by Starre Vartan
When pollinators suffer due to climate change, coffee crops do, too.
World's largest honey bee makes rare hallucinogenic honey
August 28, 2017, 11:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Harvesters scale Himalayan cliffs to collect this rare honey known for producing a high similar to marijuana.
Researchers identify the secret ingredient that makes royal jelly so effective at healing wounds
August 17, 2017, 9:21 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Yet another great reason to save the bees.
Finally, a little good news for American honeybees
August 4, 2017, 2:36 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Bees of all stripes face a wide range of threats, but a new survey suggests at least a little relief for U.S. apiaries.
Why are caterpillars melting in England? Scientists blame 'zombie' virus
August 4, 2017, 9:17 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Oak eggar moth caterpillars in the U.K. are under attack by a virus that literally causes them to liquefy.
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
14 famous people who mysteriously disappeared
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
A salute to Florida's Overseas Highway
Why do leaves have such different shapes?
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists