The Biggest Roach in the World: Megaloblatta longipennis

If you’re thinking that the biggest roach in the world would be found in rainforests or maybe tropical climates, you’d be wrong. The Megaloblatta longipennis roach is actually native to North America and can be found in the southern United States. These roaches are HUGE, with some specimens measuring over 4 inches in length! Here’s…

How Many People Do Mosquitoes Kill a Year?

How Many People Do Mosquitoes Kill a Year?

It’s hard to believe that such a tiny creature could be responsible for so much devastation, but it’s true: mosquitoes are responsible for more human deaths than any other creature on Earth. In fact, according to the World Health Organisation, mosquitoes kill approximately 725,000 people every year. And that’s just from the diseases they carry;…