European honeybees are being infected by a fly larva parasite that turns them into zombies. The mother fly lays an egg in a bee’s head and the larva eats the bee’s brain as they grow — causing the bee to walk in circles, abandon their hive and fly around aimlessly at night.
Fireflies use the light in their butt to lure girl fireflies out of hiding. Horny looking firefly cartoon.
Splatted fireflies like to stick around on windows and steps. RIP lightning bug buddy. Entropy is not your friend.
Bees are caffeine fiends. They get a buzz from the caffeine in the leaves of the plants that they pollinate. It makes them shakier busier bees. The study was published in Current Biology.
We have a butterfly bush in the backyard and it attracts the prettiest array of exotic butterflies. This is the Georgia state butterfly — Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly Cartoon.
Bedbugs have invaded the US over the past decade. They are tiny red bugs that live under your mattress and come out of hiding when you turn your lights off. If you aren’t careful they will suck your blood while you sleep and leave tiny red dots all over your body. Sometimes they spell out subversive words like Revolution, Viva La Raza and Fight the Power. Bedbug cartoon.
Blue mosquito cartoon. Blue mosquitoes drink the blue blood of blue monsters.
Fuzzy green fly buzzing around and smiling. He spends most of his time avoiding grandmas flyswatter.
Cartoon bee with his internal organs visible. Transparent bee cartoon.
Plant milkweed in your garden to help save endangered monarch butterflies. Monarch Butterfly cartoon.