Soon crickets, worms and other insects might be more common than we expect and eating them can help save the environment.
"Years of tremendous wildflower blooms typically are really big painted lady years," UC Davis Professor Arthur M. Shapiro said.
Insect Apocalypse: 40% of world species threatened with extinction, report finds
A school in Canberra, Australia has introduced lessons teaching students how to use insects in cooking. The students are developing news recipes under the leadership of their science teacher.
In the heart of Brussels, an agricultural revolution is taking place with the aim of getting you to eat insects.
As temperatures rise across Europe so too do the number of insects, but how much could it cost you to kill a wasp?
Fear of spiders is said to one of the most common phobias worldwide
Londoners have been warned about an outbreak of toxic caterpillars that can cause fever, rashes and breathing difficulties.
The remarkable insect has been discovered deep in the Borneo jungle, which rips its torso apart when coming under attack from certain predators.
The mosquitos in the study could remember the scent of a human that had attacked it and actively avoided them.
The discovery has boosted hopes for future farming on the red planet
The bakery says the bread offers consumers a good source of protein
A 'dramatic' decrease of flying insects has scientists worried about the environment
One man has died and dozens have been rushed to hospital after suffering severe reactions to wasp stings.
A teenager in Melbourne has been attacked by sea bugs, which his father later managed to film devouring red meat
A full meal consists of insect ramen, a bowl of rice with crickets, spring rolls with fried worms and ice cream flavoured with insect powder
Egyptian beekeeper Mohamed Hagras grows a “beard of bees” to demonstrate the usefulness of the honey-producing insects and to show that they aren’t aggressive.
Swarms of locusts have invaded parts of Russia, including Sochi, which hosted the Winter Olympics in 2014.
A praying mantis with glasses on. In the UK scientists are putting tiny 3D spectacles on the creatures to find out more about how their
Thousands of orange and black Monarch butterflies have started arriving in their winter home of central Mexico. Millions of the insects embark on an
Residents of Memphis, Tennessee, have described feeling like they were in a horror film after waking up to a giant spider web in their neighbourhood
The decline in bee populations has been well documented for years. Now, following in the footsteps of the US, in Europe a recent move by France to
Over 40% of Madagascar’s crops could be directly threatened by the spread of locusts, despite various eradication programmes. According to the United
Hector the stick insect robot is the brainchild of the Biomechatronics research group at Germany’s Bielefeld University. The robot can move all six
A three-foot-wide (0.91 metre) wasp nest has caused a buzz in Winchester, England.
The nest is unusually large, but what may be more surprising is
Better understanding how insects move in space and time could provide useful clues for industrial innovation.
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