Scientists are studying what the diabolical ironclad beetle's crush-resistant shell could teach them about designing stronger planes and buildings.
The small, metallic-green beetle is about half an inch long. The larvae of this wood-boring insect tunnel under the bark of ash trees, ultimately causing the tree to die.
I missed it again. So did the rest of America.
Summer is in, the sun is out and temperatures are staying consistently above 70 degrees.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — U.S. wildlife officials say an endangered carnivorous beetle is making a comeback and should be downlisted to threatened.
Beetles and other insects can use camouflage for a number of different reasons. The biggest reason is to avoid predators and keep them at bay.
Dragonflies dipped and soared, chasing mosquitoes across the summer sky.
When the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service invited Wyatt Hoback and Douglas Leasure to help it assess the threat that farming posed to an endange…
To some casual observers, ladybugs (or lady beetles) are colorful symbols of good luck — harbingers of fortune and fame. Gardeners value them …
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Criticism of the German auto industry escalated Monday after reports that diesel exhaust tests were carried out on monkeys.
The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium spends more than $1 million annually helping endangered species around the world. But none hits closer to …
The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium spends more than $1 million annually helping endangered species around the world. But none hits closer to home than this little bug.
Japanese beetles can be identified by the five white tufts of hair on each side of their abdomen. They’re notorious for chomping through leaves and discarding a skeletonized remnant in the wreckage.