Bugs Contain The Same Amount Of Nutrients As Sirloin Steak

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

The future of sustainable eating is here - and you’re probably not going to like it. A study has revealed that eating bugs such as crickets, grassho...

Artist Tessa Farmer Discusses Battling Anxiety and Depression

Kirsty Bosley | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Kirsty Bosley

It was World Mental Health Day on Monday, and it has opened up a dialogue about a subject that just doesn't seem to be talked about nearly enough. On...

5 Tips For Keeping Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Mosquitoes are the worst. That’s why has dished out five handy tips and tricks for keeping them at bay this summer: 1. Hunt for mosquit...

Brazilian Wasp Sting 'Could Help Battle Against Cancer'

PA | By John von Radowitz, Press Association Science Correspondent | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Getting stung by the Brazilian wasp Polybia paulista may not be such a bad thing if you have cancer, research suggests. The social wasp's venom con...

Can We Now Agree to Do Something About the Great Moth Problem?

David Mooney | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Comedy
David Mooney

It's about time someone did something about the growing moth problem. David Cameron could earn a lot of favour if he decided to get tough on moths. Introduce an anti-moth policy. That referendum would get a decent turn out. No, YOUR reaction is silly and disproportionate.

Salma Hayek Eats A Cricket, But Is Munching Insects A Good Idea?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Bizarre celebrity diets are nothing new, yet Salma Hayek has still managed to surprise the internet with her choice of food. The Hollywood actress...

Moth Lays Eggs In News Anchor's Ear Live On Air

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK

A local reporter got much more than he bargained for while broadcasting live from a museum on Monday. Bob Barnard of FOX News 5 was filming a live ...

Deadly Mosquitoes En Route to Britain

Terry Ally | Posted 23.05.2015 | UK
Terry Ally

The news by The Telegraph this morning that the Culex mosquito could arrive with yellow fever is of lesser concern to me because Culex has only been a nuisance mosquito to me. It operates during daylight hours and not when I am asleep.

Mosquitoes Could Bring Serious Diseases To The UK Over Next Decade

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Serious diseases carried by mosquitoes, such as dengue fever and chikungunya, could become widespread across the UK in the next decade, experts have c...

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...

This Is Why Australians Always Check Their Shoes Before Putting Them On

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We couldn't think of anything worse than finding a deadly-looking spider (or snake, for that matter) in your shoe. A thread on Reddit entitled "Thi...

In Meat-ro: The Curious Case of Cruelty Free Meat

Alexandra Gerrity | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Tech
Alexandra Gerrity

Few insects produce methane and the protein they provide would be an efficient and sustainable way to increase intake as the population grows. It could be argued that if we can overcome the fear of eating lab grown meat then we should instead get over our cultural aversions to eating edible insects.

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...

Why Are There So Many Spiders in Your House?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Autumn doesn’t just mean orange leaves and chilly mornings, it’s also the start of spider season. As the evenings grow shorter, you’ll probab...

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...

Praying Mantis Eating A Fly's Face Is Nature In All It's Horrifying Glory (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK

Nature is horrific. It's easy to forget this in our comfortable towns and cities with most of our natural predators at a safe distance. So let's...

Man Discovers Three-Inch Cricket Living In His Ear

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When one man told his doctor he had an itch in his ear, he had no idea the cause of his discomfort was a three-inch insect. A live cricket was extr...

10 Simple Beauty Tips Every Woman Should Know

Toni Rae | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Toni Rae

You don't need the salary of Cindy Crawford to look like Cindy Crawford. You also cannot believe everything you read on Google. With that said, there are hundreds of at home beauty tips using natural and essential oils, and other beauty products found at your local pharmacy. In the case that I might inundate you, here are just a few of them that I recommend.

What's Low In Fat, Rich In Minerals And Has 8 Legs?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether or not you realise it yet, we're being steadily nudged towards the idea of eating insects in the same way that you would do a chicken breast o...

What Crawls Out Of This Preying Mantis Is Utterly Gross

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO Warning, This Cannot Be Unseen: Enormous Parasite Filmed Slithering Out Of Dead Spider (VIDEO) First of all let us say: "We do not advoca...

Why Is This Praying Mantis Wearing 3D Glasses?

The huffington Post UK/SWNS | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK Tech

Why does this chap look so happy? Well obviously it's because he's got a brand new pair of shades. Scientists researching vision have made the worl...

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...

WATCH: Incredible Insect Workout

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Comedy

And the addition of Wagner's Ride Of The Valkyries just makes it even better. According to the YouTube, this 'workout' went on for three hours. THR...

Bees With Tiny Backpack Sensors Are Mapping Their Own Destruction

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

More than 5,000 honey bees in Australia have been attached to minute RFID sensors to try and track their movements - and find out how to prevent their...

The UK's 'Killer Spider Epidemic' Is Nothing To Fear

Chris Whiting | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Whiting

Recently, the British media has been in a frenzy (when are they ever not?), over the apparent surge in the UK population of the false widow spider... Typically, people up and down the country are now petrified of this new frontier of deadly arachnids, because quite simply, they're being sold a bunch of striking lies.