Insects Are Dying En Masse. Here’s Why That’s Actually Horrible.

There have been warning signs for years about plummeting insect populations worldwide, but the extent of the potentially “catastrophic” crisis had not been well-understood — until now.  The first global scientific review of insect population decline was published this week in the journal Biological Conservation and the findings are “shocking,” its authors said. More than […]

Continue Reading

Insects Are Dying En Masse, Risking ‘Catastrophic’ Collapse Of Earth’s Ecosystems

There have been warning signs for years about plummeting insect populations worldwide, but the extent of the potentially “catastrophic” crisis had not been well-understood — until now.  The first global scientific review of insect population decline was published this week in the journal Biological Conservation and the findings are “shocking,” its authors said. More than […]

Continue Reading