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Bugs & Creepy Crawlies

Gross
165.6k views12 Common Bugs You've Probably Eaten Without Even Knowing ItDo bugs count as “clean eating”? You might want to consider this question if you care about your diet, because many seemingly heal...
Spiders
4.0k votersThe Grossest Bugs on EarthI love insects. I do. I fear spiders, but I respect them and try not to let my fear control me when I see one. However, there are ...
Historical Facts
139.2k viewsThe Worst Bug Infestations in HistoryBug swarms and bug infestations are among the most vile experiences a person can go through. Imagine millions of insects flying or...
Natural World
5.7k viewsThe Deadliest Bugs On Earth Humans Should Fear The MostEven though most insects are relatively harmless to humans, it's pretty normal to have a fear of creepy-crawlies. They're tiny, gr...
Natural World
859 votersThe Scariest Centipedes Crawling Around The Earth Right NowOdds are you are pretty creeped out by centipedes. The scariest centipedes on Earth are different than spiders or scorpions - cent...
654 votersCreepy Insect Facts That Will Keep You Up At NightSo you think you can handle some gross insect facts? Everyone knows bugs are disgusting, but few dare to peel back the layers of w...
Science
48.8k views10 Amazing Insect Defensive TacticsIt's not easy being at the bottom of the food chain. Insects have predators coming at them from all sides, so they've cooked up a ...
Animals
1.5k votersPictures Of Exotic Insects You Can't Believe Are RealDo you know how many insects are currently crawling over the planet? No? Neither do scientists. That’s because these six-legged cr...
Culture
477 voters20 Parasites That Could Ruin Your Next VacationTraveling is so much fun, right? Getting to see different parts of the world, immersing yourself in new cultures and languages, it...
Animals
1.6k voters24 Unnerving, Close-Up Pictures Of Insect FacesInsects, already one of nature's more terrifying things, become even more horrifying - or, depending on how you feel about them, i...
Science
22.8k viewsHow Painful is That Sting? The Schmidt Pain IndexThink bug-scientists are timid wimps with butterfly nets and high-pants? Not Justin O. Schmidt. Back in 1984 he wanted to rank the...
History
110.5k views10 Incredible Insect & Spider BattlesThis is a collection of some of the most amazing insect and spider battles caught on tape. These are all predators - in almost all...
Horror
206 votersThe Best Horror Movies About Killer InsectsHorror movies about insects are not really a thing anymore, but there are plenty of decent scary insect movies to fall back on if ...
Food
185 voters11 Of The Most Delicious Ways To Eat Bugs Around The WorldGlobal cuisine is full of surprises, especially when it comes to insects. Most countries around the world already enjoy bugs as a ...
True Stories
255 voters17 People Who Were Killed by BugsEntomophobia, insectophobia, and arachnophobia all describe a fear of bugs and insects. If a daddy long-legs doesn't make the hair...
Animal Sex
114.3k viewsWacky And Totally Weird Facts About Insect SexIt's a question you may never have considered: do insects have sex? The short answer is yes. The long answer is that, since insect...
Science
25.9k views12 Horrifying Aspects of a Queen Bee's LifeThe life cycle of a queen bee is hardly as glamorous as it the name "queen" suggests. In fact, the reality is quite brutal. Nature...
Animals
17.6k viewsWhat The Different Colors Of Snake Are Trying To Tell YouSnakes are sometimes reviled for being creepy, slithering weirdos whose bodies are little more than poop tubes. But they can also ...
Weird
28.7k viewsThe Craziest Parasite Life CyclesWebster's defines parasites as "the scariest things on earth, that threaten our very way of life." Or at least that's how they sho...
Science
13.6k viewsThe Top 9 Most Amazing Ant-MimicsCamouflage is nothing new in the animal kingdom... thousands of species use it for both hiding from predators and for sneaking up ...