Understanding where the insects travel will help biologists better track their overall population levels.
An interdisciplinary team opens a new window into the creature's bizarre lifecycle.
CRISPR democratizes food technology
In the future, spider-strengthened silk could go into bulletproof vests.
This has happened with several crop-munching insect species around the world.
"I may be under attack, but take some of this to protect yourself," is an anthropomorphized way of looking at the interaction.
An invisible world of microbes
It's an unusually loveable bug, according to a new survey
Field work from home
Grocery-store produce behave differently in light and dark, study finds.
The finalists for Smithsonian's annual nature photography contest are in, and they're stunning.
Are nuclear disasters the new normal?
Forget algebra homework: try building spaceships, operating a nuclear reactor or listening in to distant galaxies
As students everywhere return to school, the luckiest are heading for caves and rocket firing ranges instead of lecture halls
How the World Wide Web has changed science
How the world got pummeled this past year
Sex, drugs, and tentacles: the animal kingdom may be having more fun than you
Not content with laying its eggs inside a caterpillar's body, a parasitic wasp then turns the host into a zombie babysitter
New designs and materials will make future skyscrapers sturdier, safer, and smarter.