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Zombie Science

How parasites turn animals into "zombies"--and why we are so fascinated with these creatures

How Do Animals Become Zombies? Instant Egghead [Video]

Scientific American explains how animals--and possibly humans--can become real-life zombies

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Zombie Creatures: What Happens When Animals Are Possessed by a Parasitic Puppet Master? [Slide Show]

From fungi to flies, some parasitic species have figured out how to control their host's behavior to get what they need. See what happens when bugs go really bad

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Zombie Insects: A Q&A about a Sinister Virus

A bug expert discusses a sinister virus that causes gypsy moth caterpillars to self-destruct

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Zombie Flies May Be Killing Honeybees

Scientists have uncovered a surprising clue to the causes of colony collapse disorder

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