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Fight household pests with a friendly army of plants and insects
Everything you need to know about the spotted lanternfly invasion
How to make sure your leech bite doesn’t kill you
Chronic Lyme disease is a nightmare. Here’s why it’s so hard to detect and treat.
Plant pandemics are on the rise, and we need a plan to stop them
The main ingredient in RoundUp doesn’t just kill plants. It harms beetles, too.
Watch a black bear take on a striped skunk in a surprising faceoff
Evolution made mosquitos into stealthy, sensitive vampires
Sometimes being a scientist means feeding bed bugs your own blood
A guide to the tick species every American should know