Article, Science

How Antlion Larvae Eat Without a Mouth

Matt Soniak

Scientists Seek Perfect Pizza Cheese Blend

Matt Soniak

In theory, pizza is easy to make. Throw some sauce and cheese on some dough, make it hot and voila.

Mosquitoes Get Bug Bites, Too

Matt Soniak

Caterpillars' Fur Coats Protect them from Predators

Matt Soniak

For you or me, a hairy back might be a disadvantage, but for a caterpillar, it can be a lifesaver.

The Beetle That Doubles as a Mass Transit System

Matt Soniak

In the tropical forests of Central and South America, a fantastic looking beetle begins its life in the drabbest of places.

This Moth’s Love Song Has a Dual Meaning

Matt Soniak

When love is in the air for certain moth species, the female secretes a pheromone to signal that she’s ready to make little moths.

Death by Anteater

Matt Soniak

The Horrors of Anglerfish Mating

Matt Soniak

When you think of an anglerfish, you probably think of something like the creature above: Big mouth. Gnarly teeth. Lure bobbing from its head. Endless nightmares following.

Adorable Primate Does an Impressive Impression of a Cobra

Matt Soniak

The Invasive Species That Couldn’t Invade

Matt Soniak

The red shiner is just a few inches long, and has no big scary fangs, no claws, no stinger and no poisonous spines.

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