Parasitic wasps inject a virus to turn their victims into trembling, unwilling bodyguards. → → Continue reading →
The bees start foraging when they are too young to do the risky job, new research suggests.
A study of carpenter ants examined what happens to them when they become isolated.
A spider that combs and pulls its silk to create sticky filaments could inspire a way to make long, strong nanofibers.
A museum volunteer got an amazing surprise when he came upon the rare creature, just emerged from its chrysalis.
The Dohrniphora flies quickly guillotine their prey with a long, sawlike proboscis, always targeting injured ants to avoid becoming dinner themselves.
Black widow spiders have rapidly evolved super lethal venom, such that the spiders are now building stronger webs to handle ever-bigger prey. Continue reading →
It has been an interesting year of discovery in the world of creepy crawlies and many-legged critters.
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