Researchers urge UK to keep EU ban on pesticide which has detrimental effect on pollinators. Just like us, many insects need a decent night’s sleep to function properly, but this might not be possible if they have been exposed to neonicotinoid insecticides, the most common form of insecticide used worldwide, […]

Safer and more effective anti-mosquito products may be possible with insights gained from x-ray imaging of natural mosquito-targeting toxin produced by bacteria. X-ray Imaging Reveals Insights into a Natural Mosquito-Killing Compound Study of a mosquito-targeting toxin produced by bacteria could lead to safer and more effective anti-mosquito products. Many of […]

Beekeepers are struggling to adapt their hives to the use of dicamba, a pesticide that kills many of the flowering plants that bees depend on. DANIEL SCHOENEN/GETTY IMAGES This story originally appeared on Revealand is part of the Climate Deskcollaboration. It was produced in collaboration with the Food & Environment Reporting Network, […]