Burning Man Is Crawling With Bugs: 'They Get Up And In You'Burning Man is crawling with bugs this year, and organizers don't know why.
Is That A Termite Colony Forming On The Wall, Or Just Flying Ants Buzzing The East Bay?Ants are bad enough when crawling army-style across your kitchen countertops, but when they go airborne, it's an all out aerial assault on your goals for an insect-free household. And when they're mistaken for termites, it can be momentarily heart-stopping, as the two insects looking incredibly similar at first glance.
Bay Area 'Entopreneurs' Feed Growing Appetite For Edible InsectsThey hop. They crawl. They squirm. And they could be coming to a dinner plate near you.
Grapevine-Killing Pest Turns Up In Sonoma CountySonoma County agriculture inspectors are on high alert after discovering a pest that has been the scourge of the wine grape industry in tree shipments from Southern California.
Smart Phone App Will Help Blow Whistle On Invasive SpeciesA scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.
Bay Area Girl Makes Book Publisher See That Girls Can Love Bugs, Monsters & Other 'Boy' StuffA seven-year old Bay Area girl got a big publishing company to change some of their books.
Thousands Of Ladybugs Take Flight To East Bay Hills For WinterThousands upon thousands of ladybugs are taking flight in the East Bay hills.
Concord Seeking Arrest Warrant For 'Slumlord' Over Bedbug ViolationsBedbugs have led Concord to seek an arrest warrant for a landlord.
iOS 8 Bug Prompts Apple To Withhold Apps Using Highly Touted FeatureA bug in Apple’s new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps that use a highly touted feature for keeping track of fitness and health data.
20 Giant Millipedes Found Alive In Bogus Toy Box At SFO CustomsCustoms officials say they have thwarted a plan to sneak twenty live millipedes inside a box coming through the international mail facility at San Francisco International.
Movie Theater Reopens In Lodi After Bed Bug Infestation Forces ClosureA movie theater in Lodi reopened Thursday after a bed bug infestation shut it down.
Hiker Stranded In Sierra Nevada Survived By Eating Bugs, Treating His Broken LegA hiker who was stranded for six days in California’s Sierra Nevada with a badly broken leg says survival mode kicked in when he treated his own injury and sought sustenance by eating crickets and moths, and drinking melting ice.