News Stories relating to "bugs"
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Last week on Unknown Country we ran a story
which put forward a theory that, if food supplies run short in the future, we could turn to the insect world to provide a source of protein for our nutritional needs.
Subscribers had mixed views on the subject, but for...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
We may find insects annoying
, but one scientist thinks that they can be bioengineered
to save the world. Using bits and pieces of DNA from different species, he wants to create "designer bugs" to do specific tasks, such...
Thursday, January 15, 2004
And in the Best Places - Bedbugs are something most people in the U.S. have heard of, although few of us who haven't traveled extensively in third world countries have ever actually experienced them. But now 28 states are reporting bedbug infestations (some of them in expensive hotels).
Charles Laurence writes in The...