Scientists have developed a new robot that moves in ways that are similar to a snake's natural undulations and it can be reconfigured to suit user needs.
A new study has revealed that winged insects like, dragonflies, damselflies took the skies during the time of dinosaurs.
Chimpanzees search for the right tools from a key plant species when preparing to 'ant dip' - a technique that enables them to feast on army ants without getting bitten, a new study has found.
The Antarctic midge - a small, wingless fly - with only 99 million base pairs of nucleotides has the smallest insect genome ever sequenced, scientists say.
Have you read about sophisticated hunter insects called praying mantis in textbooks? Now, see them hunting with the world`s tiniest 3D glasses.
Researchers have claimed that fungus could be the key to controlling mosquitoes.
Biologists have discovered a new, extinct family of insects that will help scientists better understand how some animals responded to global climate change and the evolution of communities.
Flies quickly learn to opt for less sweet food sources that offer more calories and nutritional value, a study has found.
Getting rid of pesky insects, such as mosquitoes, ants and roaches may be fraught with adverse consequences, depriving plants of their taste and high yield, suggests a new study.
World`s longest insect nearly two
feet long has been discovered in the rainforests of Borneo
in Indonesia along with more than 100 new species.
Dung beetle species Onthophagus
taurus, that has been named as the world`s strongest insect by
scientists, can pull a load 1,141 times its own body weight.
Heathcliffe, a giant burrowing cockroach, could be the world’s heaviest insect. The cockroach, 85mm in length and 40mm in width, gives birth to live young ones, unlike other members of its family who lay eggs.
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