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Bed Bugs Grow Faster in Groups

Researchers have previously observed that certain insects — especially crickets, cockroaches, and grasshoppers — tend to grow faster when they live in groups. However, no research has ever been done […]

Video: Save a Chicken, Feed a Bed Bug

By Richard Levine A few years ago at a meeting of the Eastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America, I met a graduate student from Virginia Tech named Preston […]

Using Beans to Take on Bed Bugs

For hundreds of years, people have placed kidney bean leaves near their beds and pillows to stop bed bugs from biting them. However, they weren’t quite sure how or why […]