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Edible insects that are delicious

Ants, crickets and cockroaches: healthy snacks that taste like potato chips.

02 Oct 2019 1:33 PM

Insects: the key foundation of ecosystems in rapid decline

World witnessing a rampant, 'catastrophic collapse' of insects: Study.

12 Feb 2019 2:09 PM

Eating crickets is good for your guts

More than 2 billion people around the world regularly consume insects.

05 Aug 2018 9:56 AM

Insect farms gear up to feed soaring global protein demand

Global population growth have raised per capita meat consumption by 50% over the past four decades, fuelling fears of a protein pinch.

15 Apr 2018 12:14 PM

Country's first insect museum opens in Tamil Nadu

It would display insects preserved as specimens as also live ones depicting their different developmental stages.

26 Mar 2018 7:15 PM


Ants nurse wounded warriors back to health: Study

The study claimed to be the first to show such nursing behaviour in any non-human animal.

14 Feb 2018 3:29 PM

New alien species invasions rising globally: study

The team estimates there are many potential alien species yet to emerge. 

06 Feb 2018 2:32 PM

Don’t resort to violence to get rid of ‘pests’

There are many humane and harmless ways to keep insects at bay at your home.

26 Nov 2017 3:01 AM

University team creates insect cookie to combat world hunger

Students bake ground-cricket-cookies for an experiment to find out if they are an alternate source of food to help combat world hunger.

04 Aug 2017 3:42 PM

Moment doctor removes live maggots from boy's ear will leave you shocked

Boy from Kazakhstan who had gone to doctor complaining of earache ends up getting maggots removed from ear.

13 Jul 2017 2:47 PM