Did You Know??
A cockroach can live nine days without eating. This is also the same amount of time that the body of a cockroach can live after its head has been cut off before it eventually dies from starvation.
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
The ant always falls over on its right side when intoxicated.
Termite queens will lay up to 30,000 eggs in a day, and live for many years.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
Honeybees are more dangerous than snakes. Bees kill more people each year than all the poisonous snakes combined.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
Certain types of grasshoppers and crickets have their ears on their front legs.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
The average bed contains between two million to six million dust mites.