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Correcting Misconceptions About The Insects

Correcting Misconceptions About The Insects

The month of August sees the highest degree of wasp activity. Wasp attacks increase during the final stages of the summer season due to the fact that wasps have finished breeding and are no longer tending to their offspring. Basically, wasps in August have nothing to...
Kids Are Flocking To a Summer Bug Camp

Kids Are Flocking To a Summer Bug Camp

For many people, summer camp was a normal aspect of their upbringing. Growing up, many people can recall the exciting anticipation of the summer season at camp. Some kids attend generic summer camps that are concerned with fostering teamwork and respect for those who...
Earth Could Become Inhabited By Man-Sized Insects

Earth Could Become Inhabited By Man-Sized Insects

During the Carboniferous period, which was between 299 to 359 million years ago, the earth was covered in swamps. Enormous trees grew out of these swamps. Like modern trees, the first trees absorbed carbon from the atmosphere in exchange for oxygen. Since the first...
Large Number Of Insect Bite Victims Arriving To The ER

Large Number Of Insect Bite Victims Arriving To The ER

Life is getting frustrating for many British citizens due to a sudden increase in flying, biting and disease-spreading insects. For the past few weeks, people in the United Kingdom have been victimized by an intolerable heat wave that has resulted in an influx of bugs...
The True Identity Of An Insect Has Yet To Be Resolved

The True Identity Of An Insect Has Yet To Be Resolved

People who earn their living and devote their lives to one particular field can become jealous or even spiteful of the accomplishments achieved by their counterparts working in the same trade. Whether you are a lawyer, a doctor, a bookkeeper or a cook, you have...
The Destructive Potential Of Termites

The Destructive Potential Of Termites

These days everyone knows that termites are destructive insects that inhabit most regions of the world, with the exception of arctic and subarctic regions, of course. In North America, termites have been found dwelling as far north as British Columbia and Ontario,...
Cockroaches Crawling Up Pipes And Into Homes

Cockroaches Crawling Up Pipes And Into Homes

Your worst nightmare concerning cockroaches has recently come true in one small California town. Of course, this nightmare involves cockroaches accessing people’s homes through pipes and drains. Although cockroaches gravitate toward sewers, it is not exactly common to...
An Invasive Tick Has Recently Claimed Its First Victim

An Invasive Tick Has Recently Claimed Its First Victim

If you have been keeping up with tick-related news during the past few years, then you have most certainly heard about the invasive tick species that was found on a New Jersey farm last year. The tick is known as the Asian longhorned tick, and it is native to Korea,...
Centipedes Can Be Gracious Houseguests

Centipedes Can Be Gracious Houseguests

Nobody likes bugs in their house. Whether it’s spiders, cockroaches, bees, silverfish or any creepy-crawly, you want them out of your home, except for centipedes. Of course centipedes are far from attractive. In fact most people probably find centipedes to be among...
Realtors Describe The Worst Spider Infestations Ever

Realtors Describe The Worst Spider Infestations Ever

Everybody has his or her own pest infestation story. Maybe you experienced the horrors of having a bat loose in your home as a child, or maybe a mischievous mouse crawled around your home at night while you slept. As entertaining as these stories are to hear, and as...