February 12, 2019

They look gross — especially up close — but the humble roach has a lot to offer researchers developing better antibiotics, robots and even sustainable foods

April 4, 2018

An iconic butterfly is in trouble – but how much trouble?

October 24, 2016

Honey bees aren’t the only pollinators in town — or even the best ones

April 4, 2016

Why it’s time to grow up and start eating insects

December 23, 2015

Bee-lovers race against population declines and bureaucracy

November 24, 2014

The Mountain Pine Beetle kills trees and paints them blue from Mexico to Canada

November 7, 2014

Insects are highly nutritious and easy on the environment; could they be the next super food?

October 25, 2013

New device combines the seeing power of insects and humans into one lens

October 5, 2012

One species of wasps innately knows the order of queens-to-come in the colony and avoids internal conflict

March 18, 2011

Fatigue affects bees’ ability to communicate

March 31, 2010

Mother crickets forewarn offspring of predators before they hatch

January 22, 2010

The Defense Department’s attempts to merge insects and electronics are benefiting science more than the military

July 9, 2009

Researchers struggle to produce reliable protection against the malaria parasite.

June 23, 2009

Jean Robert Nonon raises mosquitoes at New York University, sending them across the globe for malaria research.

June 1, 2009

After decades of abandonment, an unlikely experimental malaria vaccine is stirring again, promising to outshine all other candidates in the pharmaceutical pipeline.


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