Did You Know??
Mosquitoes have killed more humans than all the wars in history.
The average bed contains between two million to six million dust mites.
Each year, insects eat about a third of the world’s food crops.
The rhinoceros beetle is the strongest animal and is capable of lifting 850 times its own weight.
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.
For every person on the earth, there are two hundred million insects.
An ant is capable of lifting fifty times its own weight and is capable pulling thirty times its own weight.
During the average lifetime, a person consumes about seventy insects and ten spiders during their sleep.
Mosquitoes prefer children over adults, blondes over brunettes and mosquitoes are attracted to the color blue twice as much as any other color.
Houseflies can taste with their feet – they have taste buds on them.