Tagged With Locusts

450 billion locusts have been killed this year, but devastating swarms still ravage Africa, India and the Middle East


Locust swarms devour fields of crops in a single day that would feed 35,000 people — and COVID-19 threatens to make the pest problem even worse


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



Swarms of locusts forced Somalia to declare a national emergency. Skin-crawling photos show how menacing their plagues can be.


In the future, locusts could possibly sniff out explosives