Single fatherhood is hard for the male water bug. Afraid he'll eat his offspring, dad simply goes without.
Nature provides different models of parenthood with the male of some species bearing the brunt of childcare.
If you're a fruit fly, literally dousing your offspring in alcohol is apparently one of the best ways to protect them from danger...
The oldest dinosaur nests have unearthed some surprising secrets...
When it gets cold, a biochemical process replaces some of the water in the mosquito's body with glycerol.
In the spring, the eastern half of North America turns into one big spittoon for spittlebugs.
If you think the Clones on Star Wars were a threat, just wait until you hear about Asian clams.
Have you ever walked into a swarm of insects and then found yourself unable to shake the swarm? Learn why these little buggers are so hard to escape.
Scientists have begun studying quail eggs to understand if nature or nurture changes the newly born chicks.
Cuckoos could win the award for "Worst Parent" award. Find out why!