bugs

Where Did All These Crickets Come From?
Abilene's been hit with a cricket infestation. To find out where they came from and what to do about it, I talked with Vector Control Director Aaron Vannoy. Check out the video to find out how to get rid of them.
How to Treat a Chigger Bite
Summers here as are the bugs that make our lives miserable. One of those bugs is the chigger and there's a lot of misconceptions about treating chigger bites.
16 Breathtaking Photos of Ladybugs
Continuing our unofficial "Stop Being Afraid of Insects" series, here are 16 pictures of ladybugs. Granted, most people aren't afraid of ladybugs, but they've probably never seen that video of a ladybug taking off in super-slow motion. Or had a house infested with them. They can be pretty …
17 Ridiculously Cute Moths (Yes, Moths)
Generally speaking, we think of moths as the unsettling, night-flying creepster cousin of the butterfly. But *look* at this Emperor Gum Moth! It is at least as cute as a candid shot of a dog. At least. So we scrounged up some more pictures of moths cute enough that we probably wouldn't scream i…
Florida Man Dies After Roach Eating Contest
Eating a big ol’ juicy bug is one of those things a guy’s gotta do at least once in his life. It’s like drinking bull testicle beer--a one-time-BAM-done kind of deal that’s a true testament to one’s manhood.
Man Dies After Winning Roach-Eating Contest
Well, it's finally happened -- someone died after gorging themselves in an eating contest. But here's the kicker: The 32-year-old man in question passed away after scarfing down dozens of roaches and worms. Ick! Why couldn't it have been something tasty like hot dogs or buffalo wings?
Worms: They’re What’s For Dinner [VIDEO]
Remember in grade school reading the book "How To Eat Fried Worms", well this is that book in real life. It's a new food cart in San Francisco called Don Bugito and the owner,Monica Martinez, swears it's no more weird than eating sushi. She also points out they are eas…