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Study examines downstream effects of climate change on alpine butterfly populations

The long-term effects of climate change suggests that the butterfly effect is at work on butterflies in the alpine regions of North America, according...

Road traffic noise causes bat activity to decrease by two thirds,...

A new study has shown that road traffic noise causes bat activity to decrease by about two thirds and suggests that the negative effects...

Stream pollution from mountaintop mining doesn’t stay put in the water

Since the 1980s, a sprawling mountaintop removal mining complex in southern West Virginia has been leaching pollutants -- such as selenium -- into nearby...

Insect wings hold antimicrobial clues for improved medical implants

Some insect wings such as cicada and dragonfly possess nanopillar structures that kill bacteria upon contact. However, to date, the precise mechanisms that cause...

Hodor ‘holds the door’ open for a potential new way to...

Fruit flies have been used as a model organism and experimental system in biomedical research for hundreds of years. In fact, their use has...

A low sugar diet affects the health of the bumblebee queens...

A low sugar diet affects the health of the bumblebee queens health, Without enough sugar in their food, queen bees can have difficulty reproducing...

Scientists have warn humanity about insects throughout worldwide

Scientists have warn humanity about insects throughout worldwide, The involvement of civil society and politics is very important for the future and the common...

Researchers have found 100 million years old fossilized slime mold

Researchers have found 100 million years old fossilized slime mold, Most people associate the idea of ​​creatures trapped in amber with insects or spiders...

The synthesized mosquitoes that stop transmission of the dengue virus

The new synthesized mosquitoes that stop transmission of the dengue virus, An international team of scientists has synthesized mosquitoes that stop transmission of the...

Hundreds of new viruses have been found in insects

Hundreds of new viruses have been found in insects, Viruses that cause new diseases often come from animals. Known examples are viruses transmitted by...

Genetic approaches are the latest strategy for controlling insects

Genetic approaches are the latest strategy for controlling insects , When controlling mosquitoes that spread malaria, gene drives, which force genetic changes to...

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