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“Insects and Arachnids”

Apr 17, 2014 03:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The nose-horned viper ate the wrong insect: the centipede likely chewed its way out.
Apr 10, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Tiny fruit flies and fighter pilots have at least one thing in common: they both use ultra speedy banked turns to evade enemies. Continue reading →
Mar 31, 2014 01:40 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Six new species of blood-sucking Dracula ant has been discovered in Madagascar.
Mar 14, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pests do have a purpose, and it's not just to bother humans.
Mar 7, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Get up close and personal with bees, flies and more, in these insect portraits.
Feb 19, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Resourceful ants know what to do during a flood: They build a raft and stick the queen right in the middle of it. Continue reading →
Feb 10, 2014 07:10 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
For some spider suitors, the arachnid equivalent of a box of chocolates is an insect wrapped in silk.
Feb 7, 2014 09:46 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Travelers to Russia and Japan could bring back home surprise stowaways: cannibalistic insects. Continue reading →
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