Scientists have determined that zinc-infused proteins enable spiders and insects to puncture tough skin.
A nest of enormous invasive wasp-like insects has reportedly been discovered for the first time on US soil.
An ancient species of ant has been found frozen in time while right in the middle of devouring another insect.
Scientists have come up with a miniature camera that is so small it can be attached to the back of an insect.
Scientists from Texas have identified the tiny fossil of a millipede that lived more than 425 million years ago.
Nicole Doctor had been walking her dog in Atlanta, Georgia when she encountered this peculiar creature.
Antonieta Mora had been out gathering fruit when she captured footage of this bizarre skeleton-like insect.
Tommy Hortman couldn't believe his eyes when he returned to his vehicle to discover this creature inside.
A press release concerning an Ohio University scientist's discovery of insects on Mars has been taken down.
A professor emeritus at Ohio University claims that photos taken on Mars show actual live alien 'insects'.
A new study has suggested that larger animals will go extinct while smaller, insect-eating animals will thrive.
The short-lived insects have embarked on their bi-annual flight, leaving streets and homes completely engulfed.
A new comprehensive review has highlighted a worrying decline in insect populations across the world.
It has been suggested that the mystery sounds heard by US diplomats may have been nothing more than insects.
A worrying new study has highlighted the catastrophic effects of global warming on insect populations.
Huge numbers of the red and black insects have been turning up in homes across the British Isles this month.
Residents of the Russian city of Taganrog have been inundated with huge swarms of winged insects this week.
Her nightmarish experience began when the inquisitive insect crawled in to her ear while she was asleep in bed.
A Chinese entomologist found the insect, which has a wingspan of 11.5cm, during a field trip last year.
This bizarre insect sports a bright red body and four hairy tentacles that protrude from its back.