Maintaining salt balance helps insects avoid frosty fate: Could assist with pest control

For humans, getting chilly is a problem that can usually be solved with a hat and mitts, but for insects it’s not so simple. A new study found that for some insects, the key to cold weather survival is in keeping their salt balance in check. That finding could help control pests in the future. Insects make up some 75 percent of all animal species and can carry disease. —> Read More