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Bed Bugs Cost A Landlord $500,000

Bed Bugs Cost A Landlord $500,000

There should exist a magazine dedicated solely to bed bug-related issues occuring within the United States. These blood-sucking pests are causing people serious agony on a constant basis. Of all the bugs that exist in the world, none of them get more press coverage...
The Firefly Dating Scene

The Firefly Dating Scene

Have you ever wondered how fireflies choose their mates? If you haven’t, then that is understandable. However, as boring as it may seem on the surface, the world of firefly dating is a lot like human dating. Male fireflies won’t give their girlfriends a mix-tape or...

The Desert Beetle Could Save Humanity From Extinction

The Desert Beetle Could Save Humanity From Extinction Although water may seem abundant in the modern world, there are some large regions in the world where water is nearly non-existent. For example, the Namib desert in Africa is the hottest and driest desert on earth....
Ticks Survive Winters In The Northeast?

Ticks Survive Winters In The Northeast?

As you all know, this winter is turning out to be a cold one. The current nationwide cold spell will help reduce tick populations. The air is also relatively dry, which will only make tick-survival less likely. Ticks have been abundant during the past several years as...
Forced To Eat Termites

Forced To Eat Termites

The United States has its fair share of citizens who live in poverty. Even though the US is a fully developed country, many individuals and families struggle to put food on their tables. No matter how developed a country may be, poverty seems to be an inevitable...
Bed Bugs Throughout History

Bed Bugs Throughout History

These days you cannot be too cautious when trying to prevent a bedbug infestation in your home. Bed bugs can be picked up anywhere in public, as daily news reports clearly demonstrate. Bed bugs have become so commonplace that some people now think twice before sitting...
Eating The Gross Bugs!

Eating The Gross Bugs!

Many people are probably getting sick of hearing about the benefits associated with eating insects. The idea of eating bugs regularly is laughable to people living within the United States. However, there is not much that is more annoying than seeing an avid bug-eater...
Sandflies Kill Up To 30,000 People Annually

Sandflies Kill Up To 30,000 People Annually

Just when you thought that you had heard of every insect-borne disease in the world, another one is brought to your attention. We all know mosquitoes are global killers, but sandflies are responsible for causing a startling amount of deaths per year as well. A disease...
Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Most people do not dream about a life in Alaska, as this state is not often considered a paradise. However, if you were hardpressed to name one benefit of living in Alaska you may mention a lack of insect pests. While it is true that southern states certainly see more...
More Bed Bugs Than Ever In College

More Bed Bugs Than Ever In College

When it comes to bugs, bedbugs may be the most talked about. Not a single day can go by without hearing news relating to bedbugs. There is no doubt that populations of these nasty tiny critters are increasing here in the United States, and probably the rest of the...