Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have designed a system that allows its VelociRoach robot to launch an ornithopter micro-aerial vehicle.
A custom prosthetic beak-piece helps a toucan rescued from animal smugglers eat and groom normally once again.
Technically Incorrect: There's something deeply fascinating about cockroaches that live in your laptop.
A spider discovered in the forests of Panama and Peru can control the direction of its glide as it falls from the treetops.
A cold-tolerant species of roach is calling New York City home and fueling the nightmares of residents.
A wasp that leaves its victims helplessly uncoordinated before dragging them away gets named after the paralyzing apparitions from the "Harry Potter" series.
The search giant's new Doodle honors the 130th birthday of the famous writer.
By fitting cockroaches with microphones and speakers, rescuers may be able to detect voices of people in trapped buildings.
In what they dub a marriage of behavioral neuroscience and neural engineering, the minds at Backyard Brains have mounted a Kickstarter project that lets you build your own cyborg out of a bug.
A device now seeking funding on Kickstarter offers a better way to get help when you need it -- by sending a helium balloon 150 feet in the air.