Save the bees
These tiny hyperactive creatures are crucial to our survival
Breeding flies and edible plastic: the kitchen of the future
You might have heard of edible insects, but have you considered eating plastic? From 3D printed nutrients to smartphone-controlled mini gardens, this is the future of the humble kitchen.
Overcoming the 'Yuk!' factor
Could you eat bugs to help save the planet?
Butterfly and moths
A snapshot of the most common species
Could ecoterrorists let slip the bugs of war
Insects can spread disease and destroy crops with devastating speed. Do not underestimate their potential as weapons
Creepy, crawly, buzzing insects might disappear - we shouldn't say 'good riddance'.
Of all the species in all the world, which would we miss most?
Five species we couldn't live without and five that maybe we could!