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7 hrs ago | Reuters
Scientists on Thursday described four insect species that dwell in extremely dry caves in Brazil, feed on bat guano and possess what the researchers called an "evolutionary novelty."
7 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
Researchers have discovered little-known cave insects, four distinct but related species in the genus Neotrogla , with rather novel sex lives - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The only known animals in which the female has a penis and the male has a vagina have been discovered.
11 hrs ago | CBS Local
WBBM Newsradio's Mike Krauser reports the monarch butterfly has been the state's official insect for nearly 40 years , thanks to the lobbying efforts of a group of 3rd graders from Decatur.
A diminutive lizardlike insect-eater that 300 million years ago gave rise to huge, plant-eating animals, according to a new study.
One of Jean-Michel Arrigona's top concerns this week is how to best frame a five-pound octopus.
The video for hardcore howlers Converge's "All We Love We Leave Behind" the title track to their 2013 album tells the sentimental tale of one man's love for a dog and how that leads him to getting strangled and having maggots placed on his face.
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and AgriLife Research personnel have been monitoring aphid populations in South Texas sorghum fields.
Independent councillor for the Loyola district in NDG Jeremy Searle won't apologize for comments he made after the election comparing the sovereignty movement to an infestation of insects that needs to be exterminated.
A 32-year study of subarctic forest moths in Finnish Lapland suggests that scientists may be underestimating the impacts of climate change on animals and plants because much of the harm is hidden from view.
FERAL bees have been all but wiped out in South Australia, putting the state's agricultural industry at risk, a Senate inquiry has heard.
Giant water bugs are a part of a family of insects known as Bolostomatidae where their size ranges from around half an inch to just over five inches.
Looking at the question of how social behavior has developed over the course of evolution, scientists from the universities in Mainz and Basel have gained new insights from the study of earwigs.
To encourage more birds and helpful insects to reside in your garden, be sure to garden at all levels.
A video of a mysterious black ring in the sky over Leamington Spa left people scratching their heads, and prompted a wave of speculation, writes Tom de Castella.
Slimy spaghetti worms, cardboard caterpillars and clay creatures proved a bit hit with youngsters at a new messy play group last week.