The story goes that the Devil, in the form of a Devils Coach Horse (Ocypus olens), eats the bodies of sinners. Read the rest here!
Antonius asked what insect he found and was surprised that it was no insect at all! It is the house centipede (Scutigera coleoptrata).
Many plantseeds have an elaiosome, which seduces ants to spread the seeds. Stick insects evolved the same trick!
Amy demonstrates why common garden bugs are not pests but serve a seriously vital role.
Sometimes you come across something and think, what the hell is that?! What we have here is the Mole Cricket!
So you go out on a field trip organized by the Naturalis Biodiversity Centre. There you find a new spider unknown to science, how exciting is that!
There is quite a bit known about the immune response in insects, but that insect eggs already have an immune response is new. Read about it here.
Imagine you could taste the ground as you are walking on. We might not be able to do so, but insects can! Read more about it here.
The gypsy moth is a major problem in the US. But a 6-footed 3 cm large beetle ally has been called upon for help. Read more here!
And although insects can be terrifying, in general, insects are not slayers of men. Why are there no giant insects? Read it here.