'Zombie ants' lose their bodies, not their brains, to fungus
November 9, 2017, 2:25 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A complex web of connections allows the fungus to control the ant's movements.
Flying insects have declined by 75 percent in 27 years, surprised researchers say
October 19, 2017, 2:21 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Insects may be in serious trouble if a 30-year study out of Germany is any indication.
Peek inside the brilliant world of New Zealand's cave-dwelling glowworms
October 9, 2017, 11:57 a.m. by Catie Leary
These bioluminescent gnat larvae fool their prey by beautifully imitating the night sky inside of caves.
Once thought extinct, giant Lord Howe Island stick insects do exist
October 9, 2017, 8:28 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Genome sequencing has confirmed that the rediscovered bugs are in fact Lord Howe Island stick insects.
Scientists find pesticide residue in 75 percent of honey
October 6, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The levels are reportedly safe for humans, but they're high enough to harm bees — and that's bad news for us, too.
8-year-old girl who loves bugs earns byline in scientific paper
September 26, 2017, 10:26 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
When Sophia Spencer was bullied, entomologists came out to support her.
A dragonfly nymph's mouth is the stuff of nightmares
September 22, 2017, 5:17 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The jaw structure is both brilliant and terrifying.