Five reasons to fall in love with the cockroach
They look gross — especially up close — but the humble roach has a lot to offer researchers developing better antibiotics, robots and even sustainable foods.
Nature's creepy crawly helpers
Whether we like them, countless secretive, slimy, scuttling animals clean up water, decompose dead matter and protect our crops and backyards. They might make us shudder, but they shoulder the brunt of nature’s dirty work. And many are in peril.