Seems More 'Cicada Killers' Are Buzzing Around North TexasPest control experts say they are getting more calls than ever about the insects and can be neutralized with insecticides.
Medical City McKinney Houses 150,000 Honey Bees In Hives On Undeveloped PropertyWhile the hospital did not collect enough “Sweet Home McKinney Honey” to share, Medical City McKinney will harvest the hives for honey again next summer.
Bye Bye Bugs? Scientists Fear Non-Pest Insects Are DecliningThe more beneficial flying insects of summer — native bees, moths, butterflies, ladybugs, lovebugs, mayflies and fireflies — appear to be less abundant this summer.
Rare Pink Crickets Bred In JapanFour of them were shown to the public on Monday, attracting many children and insect fans.
Researchers Discover Monstrous Stinger On Wasp In The AmazonResearchers from the University of Turku in Finland were surprised by the super-sized stinger found on Clistopyga crassicaudata.
Cockroach Milk? Experts Call Insect Dairy The Next SuperfoodScientists found that the Pacific Beetle cockroach of Hawaii possesses nutrient-filled milk crystals.
Bees Can Make Your Garden Thrive, But They Need Your HelpThere are native bees in North Texas, and they need your support. Every backyard can help by taking just a few small steps to increase the population of one of the biggest heroes of the insect world.
American Airlines Announces New Support Animal Policy: Goats Not Allowed, Trained Mini Horses AreStarting July 1, ferrets, goats and hedgehogs can no longer fly American Airlines, even if they're support animals.
Denton Sprays for Mosquitoes Near Zika Patient's HomeThe City of Denton targeted the yards of 22 homes to spray where mosquitoes could breed after a resident returned from Puerto Rico with the Zika virus.
Study: Mosquitoes Prefer Pregnant Women, People Who Drink And AthletesEach day that passes this summer increases the threat of getting a bite from a disease carrying mosquito.
Neil Young Continues Revolutionary Streak With "Earth"Neil Young's upcoming album "Earth" is a collection of 13 live songs interspersed with the sounds of crickets, frogs, crows, bees and other animals that the artist recorded in his backyard.
Busy Bee Season For North Texas BeekeeperIn the last few days, beekeeper Chris Collins has been called to remove bees from a trampoline in The Colony, from inside of a tree trunk in Southlake and, inevitably, from inside of homes.
Early Spring, Warm Temperatures Increase Bug PopulationNorth Texans who haven't mastered the art of swatting flies will have plenty of time to perfect it this spring.
New Tarantula Species Named After Johnny CashA tarantula named after singer Johnny Cash is among 14 new species identified by scientists who spent a decade collecting the hairy spiders and studying nearly 3,000 of them.
Your Chance To Name New Moth SpeciesAn auction on eBay allows the public to make a different kind of purchase: naming rights to an insect.