If you think you're afraid of spiders, perhaps these amazing peacock spiders will change your mind about the animals. Or maybe not. But check them out anyway!
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If even if you hate spiders, you may find these peacock spiders cute. Or so several have claimed after seeing the amazing mating dance of this arachnid.
A team of entomologists has discovered more than 40 new beetle species in Tahiti, adding to the long list of insects native to this highly biodiverse island.
When termite mounds are threatened by aardvarks or other intruders, they bang their heads against the ground to alert their friends nearby.
Several damaging fruit-fly species have been invading California and are relentlessly expanding their range, a new study suggests. The fruit-fly invasion could lead to billions in lost revenue.
A fossil flea unearthed in China could shed light on why fleas evolved to become smaller over history
If the idea of eating red food dye made from bugs grosses you out, consider that if it doesn't come from a bug, it may come from something worse.
The insects' incessant grooming helps keep their antennae clean enough to smell danger and potential mates.
A local news crew was mystified when they filmed what they deemed to be a UFO while investigating a viewer-reported sighting. Is it just a fly?