Scientists: Freezing Cold Winter Could Mean Much Fewer Bugs In SummerAs many states are still digging out from the frigid "bomb cyclone," some are looking for the possible bright side of a brutal winter: less bugs in the summer.
Woman Who Released Crickets, Worms On Subway Says It Was Social ExperimentActress Zaida Pugh said the live crickets and worms that were released on the D train earlier this week was all performance art and the bugs were just a way to grab people's attention.
LISTEN: Boomer Was Told The Jets Asked NFL To Sweep Pats' Locker Room For BugsOn Friday morning, WFAN host Boomer Esiason said he was told on Thursday night that, prior to the game, the Jets asked the NFL to sweep the locker room in Foxborough for bugs -- aka hidden listening devices.
Smart Phone App Will Help Blow Whistle On Invasive SpeciesA scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.
Insects Feast On NYC Trash, Play 'Bug' Role In Garbage DisposalResearchers suspect some of the biggest eaters are ants, who are chowing down on food that might otherwise go to rats and other vermin.
Allergy Shots Could Help Take The Sting Out Of Bee And Wasp AttacksA deadly type of allergic reaction is on the rise and more than a million Americans may be at risk.
State Recruits 'Citizen Scientists' To Collect Bugs From Stream BedsThe New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has recruited citizen scientists to collect bugs and other invertebrates from stream bottoms, as part of a project to assess water quality in the Genesee, Delaware, Hudson, and Mohawk River watersheds.
Keeping Mosquitoes At Bay: Which Bug Spray Is Best For Your Family?With so many kinds of repellants out there, it can be tough to know which is the right kind for you and your family. A study found details on which bug spray is best to stop the bite, CBS 2's Katie McGee reports.
AMC Empire Theater Latest To Tackle Bed Bug Menace Bed bugs are taking over Manhattan, and it is getting worse as the creepy crawlers turn up in more locations -- including the AMC Empire Movie Theater in Times Square.
Bed Bugs Invade NYC