A chemical refined from the blue, copper-based blood of horseshoe crabs helps identify contaminants in medical equipment inserted into humans.
A recent report warned that insects 'could vanish by the end of the century'. Here's why that would cause a collapse of nature.
The natural world depends on insects to function, but they may be the next casualty of climate change.
This Speed Read makes the case why you should be nice to spiders you encounter in your home and consider a live-and-let-live policy.
Our homes harbour hundreds of species of insects and their relatives.
Scientists have uncovered one of the most detailed and well-preserved nervous system fossils ever found.
A 480 million year old fossil recently unearthed in Morocco fills in some of the evolutionary story for arthropods, members of the largest animal phylum on Earth.
A neuropeptide that regulates sexual activity and reproduction in insects has been identified by a team of entomologists…