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From traditional three-leaf shamrocks to four-leaf varieties, clovers have produced mix-ups and mysteries for generations.

Katharine Gammon, Contributor

Pesticide-treated bed nets trigger rapid evolution and resistance in one common species of sub-Saharan African mosquito, new study finds.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Scientists test pesticides to see how they affect bees.

Karin Heineman, Executive Producer

This selection of images showcases a few examples of the many unfamiliar -- and often threatened -- wild bees from around the world.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Their eight eyes take on different tasks to assist in navigation.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

We’ve run out of some types of antivenom, and not just here in the U.S., but around the world.

Karin Heineman, IS Executive Producer

A Japanese cell biologist will win the award for physiology or medicine for explaining autophagy, or "self-eating."

Inside Science Staff

A long-held explanation for the spectacular diversity of fishes turns out to be wrong.

Viviane Callier, Contributor

Free-falling hoverflies rely on sight to orient themselves, not gravity.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

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