Tagged With Insects

A YouTuber nicknamed the 'King of Sting' let a 'murder hornet' sting him, and his arm ballooned almost immediately


The US is being colonised by 'murder hornets,' a 'shockingly large' insect that can kill humans and behead entire colonies of bees


12 photos that show why summer is the worst season



Swarms of locusts have destroyed 170,000 acres of crops in East Africa — and local farmers are nearly helpless to stop it


What If: Scenarios that would change life on Earth and humanity


More than 50% of insects have disappeared since 1970, an ecologist warns — even more evidence of an 'insect apocalypse'



13 creepy photos of the microscopic world around us that will make your skin crawl


The best microscope photos of the year reveal a strange and hidden universe in astonishing detail


What's really going on inside an insect-munching venus flytrap


What's inside a caterpillar cocoon


Here's what would happen if all insects on Earth disappeared


'You don't feel safe in your own home:' Bed bugs' biggest health threats are psychological, triggering flashbacks, extreme anxiety, and other symptoms of PTSD



Toxic caterpillars are parading into new parts of Europe, causing asthma attacks, rash, and fever in the humans who encounter their tiny hairs


Eating insects will soon go mainstream as bug protein is set to explode into an $8 billion business


Why fruit flies are so hard to kill


A parasitic illness from 'kissing bugs' that bite your face at night is spreading — here's how to tell those insects apart from other bugs



18 signs we're in the middle of a 6th mass extinction


Last year, 40% of honey-bee colonies in the US died. But bees aren't the only insects disappearing in unprecedented numbers.


Bed bug infestations are only getting worse — here's why they're so hard to kill


3 surprising reasons you should add bugs to your diet