Are fruit flies radiation resistant?
Ah, the resilient fruit fly. Maybe more resilient than you might've thought. Read on to learn why fruit flies are radiation resistant.
Ants in disguise: Deceiving appearances of harmless ant species
Learn how three harmless ant species disguise themselves to their own benefit within the animal kingdom.
How insects use pheromones
Discover the fascinating world of pheromones and how insects use them to communicate with members of their species. Plus, find out how Dr. Killigan’s uses the power of pheromones to attract and eliminate insects.
How to get rid of spotted lanternflies
Learn where the spotted lanternfly came from, the tremendous damage it can cause and not only what to do if you see one, but how to get rid of it (and its relatives) as well.
Mosquitoes, their bites and the diseases they carry
Ah, mosquitoes. These pesky insects are a nuisance to many, while deadly to others. Mosquitoes are small, flying insects that belong to the family Culicidae. They are found all over the world, from the tropics to the arctic. During peak breeding season, they outnumber every other animal on Earth, minus termites and ants. When it comes to killing humans, no other creature even comes close, not even snakes (and definitely not sharks), to the mosquito—according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Where are mosquitoes most common in the U.S.? Mosquitoes can be found throughout the United States, but...
How to get rid of stink bugs
Discover the identity of stink bugs, what attracts them, what they eat and what their potential for biting is. Also, learn how to handle their noxious scent and explore the best approaches for getting rid of them in your environment.
Identifying silverfish, earwigs, bristletails, firebrats and booklice
Don’t mistake earwigs, firebrats, bristletails or booklice for silverfish. Here's how these species differ.
Why are fruit flies so difficult to get rid of?
Find out what makes fruit flies so hard to get rid of, along with the two necessary steps one must follow to quickly eliminate them.