Bugs

Amazing Ladybug Photos
Amazing Ladybug Photos
Continuing our unofficial "Stop Being Afraid of Insects" series, here are 16 pictures of ladybugs. Granted, most people aren't afraid of ladybugs, but they've probably never seen that video of a ladybug taking off in super-slow motion. Or had a house infested with them. They can be pretty disturbing when they're part of a throbbing ladybug mass. But not like this. This is adorable. Read
Must-See Moths
Must-See Moths
Generally speaking, we think of moths as the unsettling, night-flying creepster cousin of the butterfly. But *look* at this Emperor Gum Moth! It is at least as cute as a candid shot of a dog. At least. So we scrounged up some more pictures of moths cute enough that we probably wouldn't scream if they made their way into our apartment and started flying into the overhead light...
Aww! Little Boy Has Adorably Naive Reaction to Bug Stuck in Spider Web [VIDEO]
Aww! Little Boy Has Adorably Naive Reaction to Bug Stuck in Spider Web [VIDEO]
When this little boy's father tells him that a bug caught in a spiderweb isn't going to ever be able to escape, the boy naively responds that he thinks the bug's "mommy has to come and get him out." It's a touching reminder of how the innocence of childhood can stand up to even the starkest cruelty of the natural world.