All posts tagged "Insects"

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Classic Urban Legend: Cockroach Eggs on Envelope

    A look back at the classic urban legend which states cockroach eggs incubated in a woman’s mouth after she licked an envelope.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Rare Insect” The “Tree Lobster”

    Today we look at claims that the “Tree Lobster” is one of the rarest insects in the world, believed to be extinct since 1930 until its recent rediscovery.

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Does This Photo Show a Robotic Spy Mosquito?

    A photo depicting a robotic mosquito inserting a syringe into a man’s finger has been circulating online, with claims that drone spy insects are currently in production. Is this true?

  • Hoaxes & Rumors
    Photo of Giant Bug on Boy’s Back: It’s Real!

    A photo circulated on social media shows a giant bug on a boy’s back. Is this image real or fake?

  • Odd News
    Creepy! Large Worm Emerges From Dead Praying Mantis (VIDEO)

    A video which went viral in May 2014 shows a large worm slowly emerging from the stomach of a dead praying mantis.

  • Odd News
    Cockroaches Can Make Group Decisions.

    Can cockroaches make group decisions? Today we’ll take a look at three scientific experiments that indicate that they can make simple, collective decisions.

  • Current Events
    Are Monster Mosquitoes Headed for Florida?

    Media reports warned of a giant mosquito poised to invade Florida in the summer of 2013. This mosquito, known as a “gallinipper” or Psorophora ciliata, is a large species of mosquito which flourishes after floods and rainy seasons, and is native to much of the Eastern U.S.