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Bedbugs roamed Earth alongside dinosaurs 100 million years ago

Bedbugs have been around since the time of the dinosaurs, according to new research, though the parasites didn’t likely pester the prehistoric reptiles. Continue reading

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Florida man uses ‘Matrix’ moves to dodge swarm of lovebugs in viral video

A Florida man was seen in a viral video using moves from “The Matrix” film to dodge a swarm of lovebugs as he tried to get through the front door of his house. Continue reading

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Swarm of bees discovered on car in Virginia, prompting response from fire officials

A swarm of bees was found covering part of a car in Virginia this week, prompting the response of the local fire department who happened to have a “hobbyist beekeeper” in their midst, officials said Wednesday. Continue reading

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Beehives in Texas attacked, set on fire, killing half a million bees, officials say

Dozens of beehives were attacked and set on fire in Texas over the weekend, an act “beyond comprehension” that killed an estimated half a million bees, officials said. Continue reading

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People freaking out creepy ‘sushi’ spider found in Sydney

A Sydney man has turned to the internet for answers after finding a bizarre spider that looks like a piece of sushi hiding in his home. Continue reading

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‘Kissing bug’ bites Delaware girl in state’s first confirmed case, health officials say

An insect known as a “kissing bug” has bitten a girl in Delaware in the state’s first reported case, health officials confirmed last week. Continue reading

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Butterflies drink tears straight out of turtles’ eyes to survive in incredible footage

Butterflies drink the tears of turtles, sweat and human urine to survive in harsh environments and an explorer has captured incredible footage to prove it. Continue reading

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Insect annihilation: What we can do about its threat to Earth

They’re the things that often bug us the most — quite literally. Continue reading

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Tiny vampire bugs devour turtles and snakes by sucking their insides out alive

Tiny water bugs are one of nature’s deadliest predators devouring frogs, turtles, ducks and even venomous snakes, stunned scientists have discovered. Continue reading

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