Image of the Day: Horns and Wings
Image of the Day: Horns and Wings
Scarab beetle horns share a common genetic origin with wings.
Image of the Day: Horns and Wings
Image of the Day: Horns and Wings

Scarab beetle horns share a common genetic origin with wings.

Scarab beetle horns share a common genetic origin with wings.

dung beetles
How Corpse-Eating Beetles Avoid Infection
How Corpse-Eating Beetles Avoid Infection
Yao-Hua Law | May 31, 2018
Some beetle species may have evolved to tunnel into the ground to escape the pathogens that abound on dead and rotting animals.
Antibiotic Affects Cow Dung
Antibiotic Affects Cow Dung
Tracy Vence | May 25, 2016
Researchers assess some of the downstream effects of treating livestock with a broad-spectrum antibiotic.
Doodoo Rendezvous
Doodoo Rendezvous
Bob Grant | Jun 30, 2014
Watch flightless dung beetles (Circellium bacchus), sneaky copulators and crap connoisseurs, do their thing in South Africa.