Insects

How to Kill Fruit Flies and Their Lookalikes

How to Kill Fruit Flies and Their Lookalikes

Warmer weather means prime fruit season is just around the corner, which unfortunately also means fruit flies won’t be far off either. But before you bust out the cider vinegar and dish soap — or the vermouth — make sure you’re actually dealing with fruit flies and not an impostor.

How You Can Help Save the Fireflies

How You Can Help Save the Fireflies

If you’ve noticed that your backyard doesn’t seem to glow with the twinkle of fireflies as much as it used to (or perhaps you’ve never seen them), you’re right: It likely doesn’t. Fireflies are disappearing from fields, marshes and forests all over the world.