Insects

Wildlife in the ‘slow lanes’

July 1, 2020

An associate professor of landscape and fire ecology at Oregon State University, Meg Krawchuk tries to remain hyper-aware of fire patterns wherever she goes. As a ...

Fungus forces cicadas to mate to death

July 24, 2019

A fungus that attacks dormant cicadas puts males into a mating frenzy that helps the parasite jump between hosts, researchers have found. Cicadas encounter the ...
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