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Climate Change Could Reduce Critical Food Supplies for Migratory Birds

CLIMATE CHANGE COULD REDUCE CRITICAL FOOD SUPPLIES FOR MIGRATORY BIRDS

A Wood Thrush relies on insects to fatten up before migration. Photo by Kelly Colgan Azar via Birdshare . From the Summer 2018 issue...

Stop Using Bug Zappers Immediately

STOP USING BUG ZAPPERS IMMEDIATELY

Bug zappers may seem like a tempting solution if you find yourself Googling home remedies for mosquito bites during peak skeeter season....

 
 
 
Airlines Crack Down On Emotional Support Animals

AIRLINES CRACK DOWN ON EMOTIONAL SUPPORT ANIMALS

American Airlines is the latest company to impose stricter rules on emotional support animals. Passengers will no longer be allowed...

Hollow Knight will hit Switch 'soon,' Team Cherry knows fans want a physical edition

HOLLOW KNIGHT WILL HIT SWITCH 'SOON,' TEAM CHERRY KNOWS FANS WANT A PHYSICAL EDITION

2017 was a good year for Nintendo Switch, but it could've been ever better if a certain insect-themed metroidvania game had made it...

 
 
 
Farm Birds Disappearing

FARM BIRDS DISAPPEARING

House Sparrow Since 1977, House Sparrow populations have declined by 67 percent in Great Britain. Once a very common bird, the mystery...

Plague of toxic caterpillars will be removed from Norfolk cliffs

PLAGUE OF TOXIC CATERPILLARS WILL BE REMOVED FROM NORFOLK CLIFFS

Workers from North Norfolk District Council will move in this week to destroy the 7-to-38mm long insects. In the mean time, footpaths...

 
 
 
Un Enfoque Divertido para los Educadores para Involucrar a los Estudiantes en Biodiversidad de Insectos & Cambio Climático

UN ENFOQUE DIVERTIDO PARA LOS EDUCADORES PARA INVOLUCRAR A LOS ESTUDIANTES EN BIODIVERSIDAD DE INSECTOS & CAMBIO CLIMÁTICO

LOGOTIPO DEL JUEGO. DISEÑO R. ISAÍ MADRIZ Los insectos generalmente no son muy atractivos a los ojos de muchos, fuera de las coloridas...

Rodents, insects, poor sanitation found at Rose Acre egg facility

RODENTS, INSECTS, POOR SANITATION FOUND AT ROSE ACRE EGG FACILITY

Inspector observations shared with the complex manager at Hyde County Egg, owned by Rose Acre Farms, shortly before the announcement...

 
 
 
Trump's CDC won't admit climate change is driving surge in insect-borne diseases

TRUMP'S CDC WON'T ADMIT CLIMATE CHANGE IS DRIVING SURGE IN INSECT-BORNE DISEASES

Scientists have warned us for a long time that invasive species and tropical diseases will thrive and spread in a changing and warming...

How Jewelry Artist Alexis Pavlantos Grew Her Business with Weebly

HOW JEWELRY ARTIST ALEXIS PAVLANTOS GREW HER BUSINESS WITH WEEBLY

Oakland-based artist Alexis Pavlantos brings to life beetles, fireflies, and other tiny creatures in her masterfully crafted insect...

 
 
 
Health ministers warn residents of South Korea not to mix wasps into their alcohol

HEALTH MINISTERS WARN RESIDENTS OF SOUTH KOREA NOT TO MIX WASPS INTO THEIR ALCOHOL

The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety released a statement cautioning mixing the stinging insect with the Korean spirit. Some believe...

 
 
 
Review: Backyard Birds and More: Looking Through the Glass by Glen Apseloff

REVIEW: BACKYARD BIRDS AND MORE: LOOKING THROUGH THE GLASS BY GLEN APSELOFF

Back in 2013, I had the pleasure of reviewing Glen Apseloff's Backyard Birds: Looking Through the Glass. Time, unlike a Kiwi , flies,...

Pesticide Action Week: There is Always an Alternative

PESTICIDE ACTION WEEK: THERE IS ALWAYS AN ALTERNATIVE

Many studies have demonstrated that current industrial agricultural practices threaten the future of insect pollinators, a collection...

 
 
 
Acorn Woodpecker

ACORN WOODPECKER

The Acorn Woodpecker is a common woodpecker found in the western parts of California and Oregon and parts of the southwestern U.S....

Dog Won't Stop Itching? Why Pet Parents Are Turning to Neem Oil for Relief

DOG WON'T STOP ITCHING? WHY PET PARENTS ARE TURNING TO NEEM OIL FOR RELIEF

Between allergies, fleas, mites, and standard dry skin, an itchy dog is a miserable dog. There are several reasons why Fido might be...

 
 
 
8 Spring Looks That Celebrate The Beauty Of Natural Hair

8 SPRING LOOKS THAT CELEBRATE THE BEAUTY OF NATURAL HAIR

“People take things way too seriously,” says Nikki Nelms , one of Hollywood's most in-demand hairstylists, who laughs as she affixes...

Shimmering Metallic Embroideries of Dragonflies and Other Insects by Humayrah Bint Altaf

SHIMMERING METALLIC EMBROIDERIES OF DRAGONFLIES AND OTHER INSECTS BY HUMAYRAH BINT ALTAF

Bedford, England-based embroidery artist Humayrah Bint Altaf continues to construct ornate insects using shimmering threads and metallic...

 
 
 
A Yard Full of Native Plants Is a Yard Full of Well-Fed Birds

A YARD FULL OF NATIVE PLANTS IS A YARD FULL OF WELL-FED BIRDS

Carolina Chickadee and native asters. Photo by Rockytopk9 via Birdshare . Taking in the beautiful purple blossoms as the scent of lilac...

Walmart, Loblaw, Metro recall popcorn in Canada; insects found

WALMART, LOBLAW, METRO RECALL POPCORN IN CANADA; INSECTS FOUND

Canadian officials posted a nationwide recall of Great Value brand popcorn from Walmart stores after a consumer complained of finding...