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Female Flies Have Kinky Habit, Study Shows

Posted 04.14.2013 | Green

From Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer: Female Ulidiid flies have a kinky habit: After mating with a male, they expel his sperm and eat it. ...

You'll Never Believe What This Rifle Does

Posted 09.05.2012 | Small Business

The housefly has met its match: table salt, shot out of a fake assault rifle. That's the gimmick behind the Bug-A-Salt, an "insect eradication devi...

Why Are Lovebugs Flying Around My Car?

Mark Hostetler | Posted 07.14.2012 | Weird News
Mark Hostetler

If you live in Florida or in the Southeast, you are currently being inundated by swarms of lovebugs flying around your vehicle. You may be thinking, "Do these critters have a death wish?" Well, there is a reason for everything.

WATCH: Swat This! (If You Can)

Posted 01.20.2012 | Science

Fly's got skills. The "fly aerial somersault" seen in the slow motion video is actually an escape maneuver performed when a fly is taken by surprise. ...

WATCH: One Boy's Theory About Spiderwebs

Posted 10.28.2011 | Comedy

Three-year-old Teddy recently witnessed his first bug getting caught in a spider's web, and you can tell his dad is a little reluctant to tell him wha...

Thelon Expedition: Mosquitoes Rule the Tundra

M. Sanjayan | Posted 10.02.2011 | Green
M. Sanjayan

There are two constants on the Thelon Expedition: paddling six to eight hours each day, and the biting bugs. Black flies and mosquitoes are everywhere.

Micro Monsters

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A new book, 'Micro Monsters', showcases some of the planet's most horrible insects and microscopic beasts. British author and trained zoologist, Tom J...

Invesco Field, Pepsi Center Concessions Both Have Had Fly Problems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

An ESPN survey of the health inspection records of North American sports stadiums revealed a strange trend at Denver venues. Inspectors have found fl...

Dickman Brothers' Poetry: Narrative Magazine's Friday Feature (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Narrative Magazine: Identical twin brothers Matthew and Michael Dickman have come to the forefront of young American poets simultaneously, each brothe...

Ahmadinejad Tries To Swat Large Fly During Speech, Fails (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Flies have been increasingly irritating politicians during their public appearances lately, and the latest victim is Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadin...