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4 All-Natural Ways To Keep Ants Out Of Your House

PureWow | Posted 04.07.2016 | HuffPost Home

Stop those critters in their tiny tracks.

Here comes the parade

Brian Caldirola | Posted 03.21.2016 | Comedy
Brian Caldirola


Leaf-Cutter Ants Obliterate Roses In Mesmerizing Time Lapse Video

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.17.2016 | Science

It took our leaf cutter ants almost 5 hours to break down these rose clippings, but it will only take you 1 minute to see the magic!Posted by Houston ...

Here's The Secret Behind Army Ants' Bridge-Building Ways

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 11.27.2015 | Science

Ants are pretty awesome. They clump up into islands to survive floods. They construct ginormous colonies. They even do acrobatics to build bridges (ab...

Floating Ant Islands Seen After Floods In South Carolina

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 10.06.2015 | Science

FOX Carolina 21 As South Carolina recovers from heavy rain and flooding, one insect is showing off its clever strategy for survival. Fox Carolina’s ...

Ants Suddenly March In A Circle When An iPhone Rings

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.03.2015 | Weird News

Bizarre video of bustling ants suddenly marching in a circle around an iPhone when it rings has the Internet wondering what the heck is going on. Here...

A Lesson For Everyone Who Eats In Their Car

Renee Fisher | Posted 08.04.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

'There's one successful way to deal with ants in the car,' he said. 'All the sites say DON'T EAT IN THE CAR.' That was it.

For $300, You Can Drink Gin Made From The Bodies Of Foraged Ants

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 05.20.2015 | Taste

Sip. Juniper. Notes of pine. A touch of coriander. And... ants? Anty Gin, a new brand of liquor produced in the U.K., is using insects to help f...

WATCH: Tiny Ants Have Amazing Way To Escape From Death Pits

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 05.15.2015 | Science

That's one small snap for an ant, one giant leap for antkind. The trap-jaw ant, Odontomachus brunneus, is well-known for its ultra-fast mandible, w...

Would You Rather See a Dog Brush His Tongue or Learn How to Prepare for a Secure Retirement?

Jerry Patterson | Posted 11.23.2014 | Money
Jerry Patterson

While you may not have time to read a book on financial planning or have the expertise to use elaborate financial-planning software, I would encourage you to take advantage of the amazing amount of free educational content available online. There are plenty of quick, bite-sized moments of learning that can have a material impact on your financial future.

Meat-Eating Humans: Mightier Than Lions, Feebler than Ants

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 05.11.2014 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

It comes down to a pretty basic choice. We can either have a whole lot fewer of us meat-eating Homo sapiens, or we need Homo sapiens to eat a whole lot less meat. The funny thing is, the rate-limiting issue makes the plant vs. animal nutrition debate irrelevant. It's all about water.

WATCH: Nasty Little Bugs Create Beautiful Art (With A Little Help)

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.24.2014 | Science

Fire ants get a bad rap--and for good reason. The pesky little brutes are notorious for their biting, stinging ways--and, as millions of Americans dis...

'Crazy Ants' Invading The Gulf Coast

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

By Andrea Lorenz HOUSTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) - Every few days, Joe Stuckey unleashes chemicals on the legions of tiny ants that invade h...

PHOTOS: You've Never Seen Ant Warfare Like This Before

Posted 07.30.2013 | Green

"The happenings of the insect world play out mostly unnoticed by people," writes photographer and entomologist Alexander Wild. When viewed up close, t...

FINALLY: Tried-And-True Ways To Get Rid Of An Embarrassing Problem

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 05.19.2015 | HuffPost Home

You've got ants. We've tested 8 ways to get rid of them. Your move.

Can Ants Sense Death?

Quora | Posted 08.05.2013 | Science

Actually, this was tested very elegantly by E.O. Wilson, the world's leading ant expert.

As Cicadas Invade, Entomologists Have a Field Day

Richard Schiffman | Posted 05.28.2013 | Green
Richard Schiffman

Entomologist Cole Gilbert finds them "amazing." And after listening to him discourse about the species over lunch late last month, I think I understand why. Cicadas (Magicicada septendecim) -- like many of the species Gilbert studies -- are just plain weird.

Hungry Bugs Use 'Math' To Find Fastest Route, Study Shows

Posted 04.18.2013 | Science

By: Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/17/2013 02:00 PM EDT on LiveScience Just as light does, ants traveling through different m...

What Happens to an Ant That Gets Lost?

Quora | Posted 04.22.2013 | Science

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Matan Shelomi, Entomologist The first option: without the chemical trail to go back home, th...

LISTEN: This Is What Ants Sound Like

| Posted 02.11.2013 | Science

By Carrie Arnold If you want to survive as an ant, you'd better get ready to make some noise. A new study shows that even ant pupae—a stage betw...

Happy New Year From 2,013 Ants

Barbara E. Royal, D.V.M. | Posted 03.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Barbara E. Royal, D.V.M.

Life is all about carrying on in the face of incredible obstacles. I might think of the megavertebrates -- rhinos in single digits, elephants hiding t...

WATCH: Bugs Slide To Doom Inside Carnivorous Plant

| Posted 12.21.2012 | Science

The carnivorous pitcher plant is nature's own honey trap, luring insects to their doom with drops of nectar and other enticements. But once an insect ...

We Tested 9 Unusual Ways To Get Rid Of Ants

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.19.2012 | HuffPost Home

Find out what worked and what just made a mess.

Ants Get Dog Tags For 'World First' Study

Posted 09.01.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 08/31/2012 11:20 AM EDT on LiveScience About 1,000 northern hairy wood ants are expected to ...

Tiny Bugs Do Dirty Work For Meat-Eating Plants

Posted 05.10.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 05/09/2012 05:32 PM EDT on LiveScience Carnivorous plants can have valuable allies in ants,...