Impact of humans

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If you live in the Southeastern US, you probably recognize this harmless looking pile of sand as a Fire Ant nest. Any disturbance causes them to rush out for the attack, biting and stinging. Still, they do something that almost makes them worth having around. What is it?

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This amazing insect is considered either a pest or a beneficial insect, depending on where you live. Why?

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This beautiful beetle is often mistaken for a fly, because it has excellent eyesight, and quickly runs or flies away when you approach. What is it, and why is it in danger?

Food Web Tag

Grasshopper on flower

Food Web Tag is a classic game that helps people understand how food webs work, letting them see how changing one thing can cause changes across the food web. You can play with as few as 5or 6 people, but it is much better if you have at least 15. To try this, you will need:

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