Eat, Prey, Love: Dating and Love in the Bug World

    If you think dating is tough for humans, try being a bug. The experts at the Missouri Botanical Gardens’ Butterfly House explain how love can be extremely dangerous, even deadly for insects. Some bugs resort to chemical romance and nuptial gifts to improve their chances of mating…and living to tell about it. Plus, find out who’s the most romantic of the bug suitors and which insect earned the nickname “femme fatale” for her deceptive mating tactics.