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Praying Mantis

Here's Why Scientists Are Giving Tiny Glasses To Insects

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 08.01.2016 | Science

Researchers are equipping praying mantises with stylish 3D shades -- and not just for fun. The tiny glasses were used in a study published in the jou...

A Mantis Walks into a Bar

Mr. Fish | Posted 06.08.2014 | Comedy
Mr. Fish


The Praying Mantis: Same Word, New Interpretation

Amanda Slavin | Posted 07.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Amanda Slavin

For so long, I made up excuses and said I was stuck, I was convinced I made wrong choices, I was convinced I was not good enough, but those are all interpretations of stories I created in my head.

Love to Die For (SLIDESHOW)

The Nature Conservancy in California | Posted 04.14.2013 | Green
The Nature Conservancy in California

Just for fun, we thought we'd explore the darker side of love in the wild -- with animals that are willing to die for it!

WATCH: After Sex, She Eats His Face

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.21.2013 | Science

If you thought the sex scenes in the popular erotic novel "Fifty Shades of Grey" were wild, you should have a look at praying mantises going at it. Se...

When Sex-Starved Males Meet Hungry Females

Posted 04.26.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 04/25/2012 06:10 PM EDT on LiveScience For some spiders and the praying mantis, mating is ...

PHOTOS: LOVE HURTS! Most Painful, Deadly And Bizarre Animal Mating Rituals

The Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This is not kid-safe science, readers, so proceed accordingly. Also, if you are squeamish, it's probably not for you either. But if you have a healthy...

Small Predators Of Big Prey (PHOTOS)

ThienVinh Nguyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Although we're used to seeing big predators attack smaller prey, nature features us animals that defy this convention. From extremely venomous crea...