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Catnip and grapefruit are ushering in a new era of insect repellants
Soon you may not need DEET at all.
Does a cold winter mean fewer bugs in the summer?
Insects can get killed off by frigid temperatures, but some are hardier than others.
Indoor bug zappers that keep mosquitoes away without the stink
Add one of these to your mosquito-avoiding arsenal, for when sprays and candles don’t cut it.
Eight ways to repel insects without bug spray
You don’t need a can full of DEET to keep ticks and mosquitoes at bay.
You should start eating bugs. Here’s how.
‘Hakuna Matata’ isn’t the only thing you can learn from Timon and Pumbaa.
Humans are putting fireflies at risk of extinction
A new study identifies three major threats to these beautiful bugs.
Bed bugs once ate bat blood—so why do they bite us?
The blood sucking critters are not as scary as you might think.
Just five awesome books about bugs
Four legs good. Six legs even better.
Master tools for your bug repellent arsenal
Keep the mosquitos at bay with these stickers and sprays.
The 10 worst insect stings in the wild
Ranked by a guy who let a spider-hunting wasp sting him––in the name of science.