bugs

The Big-Money World of Underground Cricket Fighting

Could we learn something about human aggression from China’s tiniest champions? One scientist believes so

The Prehistoric Tales of a 50 Million-Year-Old Bug Penis

Meet the assassin bug. Then meet his astoundingly rare, beautifully preserved genitals. It’s a dick that can teach us a lot about nature (and ourselves)

Florida’s Genetically Modified Mosquito War

A biotechnology company has received approval to release 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys. What could go wrong?

Here’s How to Prevent Bugs From Taking Over Your Home This Summer

Let’s try to get the ‘you swallow 8 spiders a year while you sleep’ number down to zero, shall we?