Flour beetles are common pests. They are often called flour weevils, although biologically they aren't weevils. An infestation can be both eliminated and prevented. Though flour beetles aren't my favourite kind of insect, they do inspire my creative writing, including my flash fiction.
Looking for a natural pest control for your garden? Consider using praying mantises as these carnivores are quick, deadly, and voracious.
The Monarch Butterfly is one of the most extraordinary insects for its beautiful colors and migration patterms. The northern butterfly is known to fly for more than three thousand miles every year
Did you know when a flea jumps it can reach 100G's? That's 95 more G's than our best astronauts can handle without passing out! And that's only the beginning...
Spiny Leaf Insects are fascinating pets for kids who love insects. They are inexpensive to keep, easy to look after, and don't take up much space! Also, they are prolific breeders and the females can live up to 18 months - much longer than a goldfish.
Red wasps and yellow jacket wasps both pack a very painful sting. Some folks are allergic to those stings and their venom. I suggest killing all of them who nest near your home for the good of all.
In a multi-part series, Mel Carriere explores mailbox invaders that should make postal customers and letter carriers proceed cautiously before sticking their hands blindly into mail receptacles.
Learn the difference between bed bug facts and myths. Bed bug bites, as seen in the following pictures, are irritating marks that are signs of being bit by one of the hardiest insects known to humans. Pesticide resilient, these pests are an epidemic.
Tenerife in the Canary Islands is an exotic location with a subtropical climate. This makes it an ideal home for many unusual insects including praying mantises and antlions.
I had to research what insect I was hearing on a hot summer day. It's a high pitch noise that sounds like a saw.