China intercepts tree-damaging insects – Xinhua

China intercepts tree-damaging insectsXinhuaNANJING, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) — Customs authorities in east China have intercepted a batch of insects that could have severely damaged local trees in China. The Agriotes paludum insects were caught in oak logs imported from France in Lianyungang in …

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Humidity leads to explosion in cockroach numbers | Daily Telegraph – Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph Humidity leads to explosion in cockroach numbers | Daily TelegraphDaily TelegraphIF you're starting to get the creeps at the number of carefree cockroaches fearlessly flying around the house this summer and competing with the kids for the couch, you're not alone. Roaches are running rampant across Sydney, a population explosion …

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Humen Were Meant to Eat Insects, So Here’s How to Try Them Out – Men’s Health

Men’s Health Humans Were Meant to Eat Insects, So Here's How to Try Them OutMen’s HealthSome eat more insects, some more fruits and leaves. We were interested in what our ancestors were feeding on and seeing how primates have evolved,” study lead author Mareike Janiak, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Anthropology at Rutgers…

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Blog: Yes it's a thing – cars and cockroaches – Delta-Optimist (blog)

Delta-Optimist (blog) Blog: Yes it's a thing – cars and cockroachesDelta-Optimist (blog)I've heard about cockroaches in cars but mostly in large hot cities closer to the equator. Recently I had a client call, claiming that there were cockroaches scampering about on the floor and seats of their car. Not one to say no to a…

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1985′ s Premiere Insect-Based Toy Line Is Staging A Comeback – Kotaku

Kotaku 1985′ s Premiere Insect-Based Toy Line Is Staging A Comeback Kotaku Zica Toys is a company that manufactures old school act people brand-new again, and they’ve been teasing this Sectaurs revival for months away, showing off lovely brand-new layouts based on the classic succession, many of which can be seen on the company’s Facebook…

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He woke up in a Sumter motel bed to find a 'disgusting' new friend on his pillow – WIS

He woke up in a Sumter motel bed to find a 'disgusting' new friend on his pillowWISHe told us the blood splatter is not from bed bugs but would call his exterminator to investigate. He also said he has never had anyone report bed bugs in their room prior to this incident. However, we spoke…

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Small 'artists' thrive at zoo – Scottsbluff Star Herald

Scottsbluff Star Herald Small 'artists' thrive at zooScottsbluff Star HeraldFor Valentine's Day, zoo staff wanted to shine a light on a non-charismatic animal and the Madagascar hissing cockroaches isn't often thought about when visiting a zoo or nature. “Valentine's Day is usually mushy and gushy, so we thought we'd have a …

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World-wide warming is diminishing insects | Daily Mail Online – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Global warming is shrinking insects | Daily Mail Online Daily Mail Researchers in Canada found that some native beetle species are going smaller as their habitats get warmer. They say their study testifies that climate change is changing the dimensions of the beasts. Large beetles are cringing, thanks to climate change | Science…

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How Bed Bugs Drink Your Blood

Growing up your mothers might have told you that cute old saying “sleep tight, don’t made the bed bugs gnaw, ” but current realities of bed bugs isn’t so cute. They’re tiny so they can penetrated into your room through crackings or on other people’s robes. Each female bed bug can lay up to five…

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Study Offers Further Evidence of Bed Bugs' Ability to Transmit Chagas Disease Pathogen – Entomology Today

Entomology Today Study Offers Further Evidence of Bed Bugs' Ability to Transmit Chagas Disease PathogenEntomology TodayThough generally regarded as a nuisance or irritant pest, the common bed bug (Cimex lectularius) is known to be capable of harboring more than 40 human disease-causing pathogens. It's the transmission back to humans that bed bugs seem not to…

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