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An Open Letter to Tim Cook

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 11.18.2015 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Tim - We've never met, and yet our lives are intertwined as entrepreneurs. We're both members of the tech community. You make hardware and software...

Scientists Concerned About Use Of Antibiotics To Treat MRSA Superbug

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.13.2015 | Science

The antibiotic most commonly used to treat MRSA may actually make the infection worse, a new study finds. The bacterium Staphylococcus aureus -- know...

Trucks (and Bugs) Entering Ahead

Bruce Helander | Posted 11.03.2015 | Arts
Bruce Helander

It's not surprising to learn that most mature artists can look back at their birthplace with the realization that specific past childhood influences and geographical elements continue to permanently encourage and impact their current work.

Sorry Insects, I'm Just Not That Into You

Steven Shehori | Posted 10.19.2015 | Comedy
Steven Shehori

To all the insects out there, I say this: you guys are great and all. Really, you are. I'm sure you serve some vital function with regards to keeping our precariously-balanced ecosystem in check and blah blah blah.

Burning Man Is Infested With Tiny, Desert-Resistant Bugs

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.19.2015 | Arts

It's official: Burning Man has a bug problem. According to a blog posted to the Burning Man website, the rumors that tons of tiny insects ha...

67 Tips For Avoiding Bedbugs In New York City

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 08.12.2015 | Comedy

Avoid cabs. That's always rule number one.  Avoid the subway during peak hours. Too many people. Avoid the subway late at night. Trust us....

How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies

Food52 | Posted 08.11.2015 | HuffPost Home

Today, we're re-running one of our summertime Food52 references. A disclaimer: No fruit flies were harmed or killed in the writing of this post. (But ...

Summer Bugs: Who Lives, Who Dies

Robyn Passante | Posted 08.05.2015 | Parents
Robyn Passante

Summer is that time of year when I open my home unwittingly to all kinds of unwelcome guests. No, I'm not talking about my kids' friends; I'm talking about bugs. Lots of bugs. Squishy bugs, flying bugs, crunchy bugs, angry bugs, bugs with agendas.

Here's What You Need To Know About Ticks

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.27.2015 | Healthy Living

Bad news: Lyme disease, the most common tick-borne illness, has more than doubled over the past 20 years. In 1995 there were just over 10,000 cases o...

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Get A Mosquito Bite

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 08.28.2015 | Healthy Living

  It's the height of summer, and naturally we're going on hikes, camping trips and hanging out in our backyards. And the mosquitoes are loving i...

EWWW! Was That A Bugnado On Texas Weather Radar?

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.24.2015 | Weird News

  Forget "Sharknado." On the same day the latest film in the series aired on SyFy, it seemed as if a massive 50-mile BUGNADO was moving...

How To Tell If A Bug Bite Needs Medical Attention

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 07.14.2015 | Healthy Living

The Question: When does a bug bite require serious medical attention? The Answer: Sometimes that pesky mosquito bite just needs a little hydrocorti...

6 DIYs to Remedy the Summer Heat

Rachel Hollis | Posted 06.24.2015 | HuffPost Home
Rachel Hollis

As much as I love soaking up the sun, the summer heat takes a toll on my hair and skin. That's why I've come up with six DIY's perfect for the whole family.

6 Super Successful Ways to Get Rid of Bugs in Your Home and Garden

Hometalk | Posted 05.27.2015 | HuffPost Home

Between the warmer weather and the nighttime cookouts, spring is a constant struggle between wanting to spend time outside and wanting to protect yourself from pesky bugs.

How NOT to Remove a Tick During Breakfast

Sarah Kooiman | Posted 06.27.2015 | Parents
Sarah Kooiman

While I combed my fingers through his hair, I prattled some nonsense about his math homework, hollered at Micah not to pick his nose while eating breakfast, and reminded Thomas that we don't lick the syrup off the plate. I was really only slightly paying attention to the task in front of me until I suddenly encountered something under my son's hair that made my own hair stand on end.

These Flies Are Getting More Action Than You

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 04.27.2015 | Green

We're sorry. We really are. Spring is officially upon us, which means a fresh crop of mosquitos, the buzzing of hungry honey bees and apparently, a...

Flacking With the 'Father of Birth Control' for Cockroaches

Sal Cataldi | Posted 04.12.2015 | Media
Sal Cataldi

If you're lucky in life, once in a blue moon, you have a brush with genius like this, someone astoundingly accomplished in their chosen endeavor, who can also give you a takeaway container of wisdom on all, and sundry that can last a lifetime.

3 Things You Should Keep Your iPhone 6 From

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 11.26.2014 | Technology
Alex Ivanovs

Let's take a look at some clips that people have uploaded to YouTube, showing us what we need to keep our iPhone 6 phones away from.

I'm Irresistible... to Mosquitoes

Roz Warren | Posted 11.04.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Instead, over time, I've learned some coping skills. When I'm outdoors, I keep moving. It's harder for The Enemy to attack a moving target. Stop and smell the roses? No can do. If I pause, even for a moment, I'm brunch.

An Easy, Free Way to Keep Mosquitoes Away

Bruce Lubin | Posted 10.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Bruce Lubin

Nothing can ruin a backyard get-together faster than a swarm of mosquitoes. So, each summer, we prepare to do battle: body sprays, yard sprays, citronella candles...yet even with all these expensive weapons we still end up covered in bug bites!

Myths About Bug Spray... Debunked!

The Active Times | Posted 09.01.2014 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

A few weeks ago we discussed the best bug sprays for protecting your skin this summer. After chatting with three different dermatologists the conclusi...

Tarantula Tempura

Carolyn Ossorio | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste
Carolyn Ossorio

The chef delicately fanned out the plump, slightly spindly legs in preparation of butchery. He held up what was to be our main course in his left h...

VIDEO: Can Eating Bugs Save The World?

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Candied sesame crickets are not the first ingredient most people would add to a stir fry. But for entomophagist and author Daniella Martin, cooking wi...

WATCH: Can't Hear? Could Be A Maggot In Your Ear!

Posted 02.14.2014 | Weird News

Try not to cringe when you watch this video from the New England Journal of Medicine website. Being a medical journal, the article is staidly titl...

Here's Why You Should Start Eating (More) Bugs

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.10.2014 | Taste

Wait, just hear us out. Insects could be the next big thing in food.