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...
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...
Beware Of Cockroaches At Restaurants

Beware Of Cockroaches At Restaurants

Depending on where you live, cockroaches may be a common sight. Big cities, like New York, are notorious for being roach havens. However, there should be some places where roaches are simply not allowed. For example, nobody wants to attend a restaurant that has a...