DK Find Out! Insects

From beautiful butterflies to buzzing mosquitoes, insects are the most successful animals on Earth.

Pest World for Kids: Ants
Pest World for Kids

Although ants are frustrating when they get into your home or when you’re having a picnic, ants do help the environment.

Pest World for Kids: Repelling Ants Science Project
Pest World for Kids

In this project, you will test one or more natural repellents to see how effective they are at preventing ant infestations.

Pest World for Kids: The Amazing World of Ants
Pest World for Kids

Dr. Mike Bentley, entomologist for the National Pest Management Association, is here to teach children about insects such as ants, and show them how to do an easy and safe experiment to explore the world of insects in their own backyard.

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Anatomy of an Ant, How to Stop a Spider From Biting and You Mig...
Pest World for Kids

Anatomy of an ant, how to stop a spider from biting and you might be a rat, if…

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Four - Alarm Fire Ants, Good Beetle, Bad Beetle, and Step Right...
Pest World for Kids

Four-alarm fire ants, good beetle bad beetle and step right up to the tiniest show on Earth!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - I Smell an Ant, Sap-Sucking Aphids, and How to Send a Rat Packing!
Pest World for Kids

I smell an ant, sap-sucking aphids and how to send a rat packing!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Mites of a Feather, Ant-ertainment, and Rodents' Poop Clues!
Pest World for Kids

Mites of a feather, ant-ertainment and rodents’ poop clues!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Eating Like an Ant, Traveling Spiders, and the Life of a Mayfly!
Pest World for Kids

Eating like an ant, traveling spiders and the life of a mayfly!

Pest World for Kids: Pest Quest - Pest-controlling Pests, Tiny Farmers, and Scavenging Seagulls!
Pest World for Kids

Pest-controlling pests, tiny farmers and scavenging seagulls!

Pest World for Kids: How Much Can an Ant Lift?
Pest World for Kids

Have you ever wondered how much weight ants can lift? Believe it or not, ants are able to lift 20 times their own body weight!

OLogy: Carly's Adventures In Wasp Land
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Follow Carly’s comic book adventures in Wasp Land.