American cockroaches show different individual “personalities” that relate to their fleeing behavior and preference for venturing into open spaces or remaining close to walls or other objects. A new study suggests these differences could be an evolutionary benefit for their collective fleeing response.
A wasp species native to Asia was discovered in North America for the first time and shows promise as a potential biological control for kudzu bug.
What happens in the forest after Emerald Ash Borers kill a tree?
The silkworm (Bombyx mori) is a unique economic insect, and it also offers promise as a model organism for life-science research.
By John P. Roche As average temperatures rise globally, the ranges of many species will be affected. Climate-induced shifts in the ranges of invasive species will be particularly important because […]