May 12, 2021
Clyde Sorenson talks cicadas.
May 6, 2021
Researchers discover a new species of bacteria while examining sand fly larvae rearing area.
Mar 17, 2021
The abundance and other characteristics of rocks partially extending above the water surface could be important for improving the recovery of aquatic insect populations in restored streams.
Feb 15, 2021
The finding raises questions about how the flies can tell whether a piece of fruit is virgin territory – and what that might mean for pest control.
Jan 29, 2021
Check out the free coloring book with the best name ever: "Arthropods!"
Nov 10, 2020
What can be done to preserve pesticide resistance?
Oct 19, 2020
The first genome sequence in the insect order Thysanoptera sheds light on one of the world’s most costly agricultural pests.
Sep 17, 2020
NC State are using drones to try to find ash trees with natural resistance to the emerald ash borer invasive pest.
Sep 2, 2020
A researcher from NC State argued for curbing the use of neonicotinoid insecticides and warned about their spread.
Aug 31, 2020
Human intervention can help rare species survive climate change.
Aug 24, 2020
For many of us, climate change means more mosquitoes.
Aug 19, 2020
Insects are ideal indicators of how climate change is affecting agriculture.
Aug 6, 2020
Researchers find genetic targets for controlling the New World screwworm, a deadly insect pest.
Jun 30, 2020
An NC State team led by Christine Hawkes is identifying beneficial fungi found in five crops to improve disease and drought resistance.
Jun 5, 2020
An industrial mineral called perlite could help reduce mosquito populations and, in turn, malaria transmission.