Insects

Odd News

WATCH: Pennsylvania homeowner finds an insect scarier than those flying ants

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Viruses

This year's first human case of West Nile in Pa. traced to Montgomery County resident

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Allergies

Menacing tick with risk of human meat allergy observed in Pennsylvania

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Allergies

Tick spreading in United States gives people severe meat allergy

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Wildlife

Delco is one of few remaining homes for newly endangered bee species

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Agriculture

Customs: 'Destructive' pest found in Camden clementines shipment

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Insects

Customs: Tiger moth found in Philadelphia shipment of bananas

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Universities

Cockroaches infest Villanova University residence halls

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Agriculture

Customs: 'Destructive' beetle larvae found in Philadelphia rice shipment

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Science

Infrequently Asked Questions: How do fireflies light up?

Fireflies

Events

Spend a day at the Wissahickon Environmental Center identifying insects

Zika Virus

Consumer Reports Ratings: Best mosquito repellants to protect against Zika virus

Mosquito Repellant

Zika Virus

Four natural methods to help avoid mosquito exposure

Nature

Be warned: Brood V is coming to Pennsylvania

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Food

Roxborough science teacher: Insects could be next big food group

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Insects

Philly ranks second in nation for most bed bugs

Bed bugs

Events

Academy of Natural Sciences hosts five All-Star Days

Academy of Natural Sciences

Health News

Millions of dust mites may be lurking in your bed, according to report

Dust Mites

Insects

CDC: Deadly 'kissing bug' sighted in Pa., N.J.

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Restaurants

Radnor Township Chinese restaurant cleared to reopen after roach infestation

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City Hall

Single bedbug forces 311 call center employees out of office

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SEPTA

Viral photo appears to show bed bugs on SEPTA bus

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Restaurants

Radnor Chinese restaurant apologizes after roach infestation

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Schools

Venomous spiders force closing of central Pa. elementary school

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Odd News

VIDEO: Swarms of giant flies force crews to plow Miss. River bridge

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Insects

New Jersey officials find 'highly destructive' beetles in three counties

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