This Author Nearly Went Blind When A Beach Bug Flew Into Her Eye

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 28.02.2016 | UK

An author has spoken of her shock and panic after an insect which flew into her eye almost caused her to lose her sight. Charlynne Boddie, from Sel...

Woman Finds Bugs Nesting In Beauty Sponge, Massively Freaks Out

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A woman has told of her horror after she found insects had made a home inside her beauty blender. The tool is an elliptical-shaped sponge which is ...

This 'Killer' Text Message Can Destroy Your iPhone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Tech

A bug has been discovered in iOS which allows a particular message to cause the iPhone's Messages app to crash indefinitely. The bug was discov...

This Is Why Some People Get More Mosquito Bites Than Others

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're a mosquito magnet, it could be your genes that are to blame. Scientists have found evidence that people's genes determine how attractive...

Scientists Have Figured Out How To Make Tofu Out Of Worms

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists at a New York university have developed a new way to make tofu from mashed up worms, making it completely un-vegan but providing hope for a...

Watch The Grim Moment A Maggot Wriggles Out Of A Man's Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: This video is not for the squeamish When Harvard University entomologist Piotr Naskrecki was bitten by mosquitoes during a visit to Beliz...

Woman Sleeps With Bedbugs For Five Years, Gets Bitten A LOT

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Regine Gries has been bitten over 85,000 times by bedbugs - but all in the name of science. The biologist has been sleeping with bedbugs for five y...

How To Prevent Food Poisoning From Supermarket Chicken

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 24.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In a bid to prevent the spread of food poisoning bug campylobacter, health officials have warned shoppers to separate their poultry from other food in...

7 Facts About The Insects In Your Home

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

So, you think you know your housemates? No, we don't mean the human ones. We're on about the ones that fly in zig-zag shapes around the fruit bowl...

Video Of A Moth Stuck In A Man's Ear Gives Us The Heebie Jeebies

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

WARNING: Video includes graphic content and strong language. Get ready to squirm, the above video (it kicks off at 3.30) shows what happened when a...

This Bug Endlessly Spinning This Marshmallow Is A Metaphor For Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK Tech

When a bug gets trapped under a piece of marshmallow, there is only one thing it can do: try to get away. Unfortunately in this case it appears tha...

The Nightmare of Having Ants in My Pants

Ronnie Joice | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Comedy
Ronnie Joice

In an ambitious and somewhat over-the-top procedure this week, all of my worldly possessions are now covered in a white powder. No, I haven't been on ...

Glow In The Dark Bugs Found On Alcatraz

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Scientists have unintentionally discovered a breed of millipedes which fluoresce on the notorious San Francisco prison island, Alcatraz. While out ...

Could This Spell The End Of The Winter Vomiting Bug?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 08.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

American scientists are developing a nasal spray that protects the body against the norovirus bug. Scientists from Baylor College of Medicine in T...

Weta Find! World's Largest Insect Weighs Three Times More Than A Mouse

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK

The world’s biggest insect has been found on a remote island in New Zealand, and it weighs three times more than a mouse. Nature lover Mark Moffe...

Top 10 Tips to Taming the Flu Naturally and Without Stress

Anja Liebe | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Anja Liebe

Winter colds and flu seem like a fact of life when season change, but they needn't be. Natural remedies and the right diet can minimise your misery and even help you sidestep the sniffles entirely.