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Best outdoor bug zappers: The way to achieve a pest-free patio
Fight the bite with the best outdoor bug zappers.
Many animals climate-control their homes. Global warming could mess with that.
Nests and dens are often designed to stay at a reasonable temperature.
Why some bees and wasps are more likely to sting you
Not all bees and wasps can sting.
8 tips to keep the bugs at bay this summer
Leave your flyswatter at home.
The Brood X cicadas are coming, and you should eat them. Here’s how.
It’s a bugtastic culinary experience!
What we know—and don’t know—about Brood X cicadas
They appear like clockwork, but they're still kind of mysterious.
Wasps are the bee’s knees
Wasps have a vastly under-appreciated role, both as predators as as pollinators.
This female praying mantis has a persuasive body part it uses to find mates
Is that a pheromone gland or are you just happy to see me?
Fight ant infestations with these expert tips
No thanks, ants. No thants.
The first swarm of genetically modified mosquitoes is about to hit the US
The lab-raised insects are expected to pass on a gene that kills disease-transmitting females—but some experts are dubious.