Forget your childhood radioactive superheroes, these insects have a lot more to worry about.
A Malaysian amateur photographer, Guek Hock Ping, captured a beautiful green lacewing in early 2011. Before freeing it, he took some pictures that were uploaded to Flickr. When Shaun Winterton, an entomologist who…
Beewolves are digger wasps that love to hunt bees, but that comes at a price: their prey may be infected with pathogens, a threat for the beewolf larvae. Because the young insects…
The buzzing of wings during mating lures in hungry bats.
Termites seem to have developed an explosive strategy for warfare.
Urbanisation could contribute to the demise of microbats, one of nature’s forgotten superheros.
A bee’s sensitivity to sugar reveals her attitude to food.
Parasites may generate zombie-like ants and ladybirds.
Genetically modified mosquitoes are incapable of transferring the fatal disease.