Posted September 30, 2019 by Ron Callari

The lovebug (Plecia nearctica) is a species of fly found in parts of Central America and the southeastern United States, specifically South Carolina where I live.

Posted September 18, 2019 by Myra Per-Lee

Most of us in the U.S. would prefer it if our proteins came from meat or fish and not from bugs, but suppose you learned they were preferable proteins for your pet's food?

Posted September 11, 2019 by Kitty Devine

Many popular Halloween decorations come from horror, science fiction, and monster movies. One movie that hasn't had a lot of play, until now, is 1957s The Deadly Mantis. This creepy Preying Mantis Halloween Inflatable will let you put a monster insect in your yard.

Posted September 5, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

It's amazing to think how much importance this common little house wren plays in the ecosystem. It eats insects that could run out of control without the help of birds.

 

Posted August 23, 2019 by Ron Callari

It's not guns, wars, accidents or long range missiles that we need to be afraid of. The deadliest killing machine on this planet is one we don't give enough attention to.

Posted August 22, 2019 by Kitty Devine

There are animals all around us and kids can enjoy learning all about the animals they might find wandering through their own yards with this delightful set of Backyard Wildlife Flashcards.

Posted August 20, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

Now here is something you don't see every day -- or any day -- a damselfly using a goose feather as a raft to go sailing. If he'd start up his wings he'd even have an outboard motor.

Posted July 19, 2019 by Creature Features

Hurricane Barry may have drenched America's agricultural heartland with life-giving water but all that moisture is also fueling a destructive wave of ravenous Fall Armyworms.