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Aug 29, 2014 04:10 PM ET // Discovery News
With its spiritual pose, the praying mantis is a wonder to behold. But behind its vaguely extraterrestrial features lies a ruthless predator.
Aug 27, 2014 05:55 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Scientists warn that a potentially deadly disease may spread from the tropics to temperate areas of Europe as the result of climate change. Continue reading →
Aug 27, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Spiders get a personality boost from hanging out with the same group day in and day out, new research finds.
Aug 25, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Discovery News
More than a dozen honeycombs were discovered inside the ceiling.
Aug 19, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The Hine's emerald dragonfly is the only dragonfly on the federal endangered species list. Summer drivers kill about 3,300 of them each year.
Jul 30, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Amanda Onion
A chunk of 20-million-year-old amber rediscovered from an old collection reveals a locust with remnants of wings that the insect has since lost. Continue reading →
Jul 25, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Discovery News
A massive hatching of mayflies wreaked havoc across Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.
Jul 23, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Richard Farrell
A giant dobsonfly found in China has a wingspan of more than 8 inches and is now the largest-ever aquatic insect ever documented.
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