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Are those edible insects ethically sourced?

Just as eating bugs takes off, a new controversy: Are they ethically sourced?<p>Edible insects are a divisive topic in this part of the world. Are they …

Agriculture

This Guy Stepped On A Bug And Revealed Something Totally Gross

Warning: This is the nastiest thing you'll see today.<p>In 2009, both an 80-year-old woman and a 1-year-old boy in Japan were found to have been infected.

Commercial bees threaten wild bees, say researchers

<b>The trade in bees used for honey or to pollinate crops could have a devastating impact on wild bees and other insects, say scientists.</b><p>New measures are needed to stop diseases carried by commercial bees spilling over into the wild, says a University of Exeter team.<p>Evidence suggests bees bred in …

The Bodies Of Dead Insects Used To House Miniature Artworks

Not everything that is dead is without a purpose, takes these fragile insects and small bugs that have been transformed into tiny canvases.<p>Artistic …

‘Insect Alphabet’, A Stunningly Detailed Alphabet Created With Drawings of Bugs, Arachnids, & Other Creepy-Crawlies

Romanian artist Paula Duta created a stunningly detailed alphabet made of her colored pencil drawings of “insects, arachnids and a couple of other …

Drawing

German grocers fund happier farm animals | DW | 13.01.2015

A coalition of German agriculture, meat packing and grocery retail industries announced in Berlin on Tuesday that it would make about 255 million …

The FishBit will help you take better care of your aquarium

If you have pet fish, you know how meticulous you have to be with their habitat. We have necessities that must be maintained to live a healthy life …

healthylife

Is it conscionable to keep any animal as a pet?

'Dogs and cats are fine, fish maybe, and snakes and other more exotic animals probably not.' That's about as close to a consensus as we have for the …