Ants — not humans — rule world, says study
Could it be that ants are more powerful than humans? With their mega-cities, transport networks, ventilation, childcare systems and waste collection, they put us to shame, says a new book.
How insects could be the future of food
Should we all eat insects? New EU rules have paved the way for more bug-based foods. As population growth is set to strain global food supplies, some think insect diets are the answer.
Swap burgers for bugs to save the planet says UN
Can the world stomach the latest sustainability recommendation from the United Nations: will you make insects a central part of your diet, to protect the environment and solve world hunger?
Giant fossil ant’s clues to a warmer past
Remains found in America's Wild West indicate giant insects flourished there in high temperatures 50 million years ago.