insects

Having A Big Beard Probably Means You Have Tiny Balls

The human body: An inspiring biological work of art? Or a meaty sack of germs and fluids? Either way, there’s still a lot we don’t…

If You Blast Skrillex, Mosquitoes Will Stop Biting You (Also, Humping)

The human body: An inspiring biological work of art? Or a meaty sack of germs and fluids? Either way, there’s still a lot we don’t…

Fruit Flies Get Drunk Before Sex, After Sexual Rejection and in Pretty Much Every Other Situation

If there’s one thing science has taught us, it’s that scientists love doing stuff with fruit flies. Want to study personal space boundaries? Get some…

Talking to the Scientist Who Named the Buffest New Specie of Fly After Arnold

The dubbing of a newly discovered fly is usually the sort of news that, uh, flies under the radar. But every now and again, you…