This is the trouble with trying to help a natural world in so much peril. It’s never entirely clear when it’s right to intervene and when it’s wrong.
This behavior by the fluttering insects was so unusual that scientists had to invent a new word to describe it.
The caterpillars, known as browntail moths, have tiny hairs that can cause skin rashes and even breathing issues for some people.
Before metamorphosis, monarch butterflies will aggressively head butt each other for access to their favorite food.
Contact with a puss caterpillar can cause a painful reaction as well as a rash, fever, muscle cramps or swollen glands, experts caution.
An artist battles anxiety by trying to stay present.