Researchers have identifies a disease carrying species of mosquitoes, which is potentially dangerous to human health. The invasive species has been identified as 'Aedes japonicas.' This species of mosquito is a carrier for multiple viruses, according to researchers from Simon Fraser University and ...
Scientists may be learning a bit more about bug eyesight. Researchers have examined how the complex eye system of the Sunburst Diving Beetle coordinates the development of its components.
Scientists may have found the key to mind controlling a cockroach. They've identified neurons in a cockroach's brain that control whether the insect walks slow or fast, turns right or left, or downshifts to climb.
Researchers have created the first-ever insect-like robot that can both fly and swim. Called the RoboBee, the new robot could pave the way for aerial and aquatic vehicles.
Scientists may have discovered the world's tiniest, free-living insect. They've made a precise measurement of the featherwing beetle species, which measures a tiny .325 mm.
Butterflies may be shrinking in the high Arctic. Scientists have found that butterflies in Greenland have become smaller in response to increasing temperatures associated with climate change.
Most people are aware that ticks carry diseases. But did you know that these diseases can spread thousands of miles?
Scientists have found that climate-related changes in flower diversity caused the length of the alpine bumble bees' tongues to shrink
It turns out that a certain bat may actually emit two different types of weak echolocation signals alternately in order to find prey.
Each year, a tiny insect conducts one of the most staggering migrations for any animal. The monarch butterfly flies 3,000 miles from Canada and the U.S. to Mexico for the winter.
A new study reveals a bit more about termite mounds. Scientists have learned how these structures are ventilated, which may reveal a bit more about these amazing creatures.