Scientists found that nearly identical genes play key roles in the formation of the eyes in mammals and fruit flies.
Nature can sometimes be a scary place, particularly if you are the sort of insect that parasitic wasp larvae enjoy eating - alive!
Dragonflies, carnivorous insects with amazing hunting abilities, will hunt their prey in swarms.
Wait a minute before reaching for the fly swatter to check out the incredible aeronautical feats a fly can perform with ease!
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.
Using moth eyes as inspiration, a team of scientists in Japan have created a film that could be used on solar cells.
Spiders have been found to decorate their webs with special ultraviolet-reflecting silk in flower-like patterns.
Did you know that scientists are studying how bugs survive in harsh, frozen environments to learn how to keep our ice cream cold?
Learn how female katydids deceptively lure male cicadas to their death, on this Moment of Science.
Just how vulnerable and sensitive are insects to climate change?