If you are a fanatic of insects and other bugs that live around us, then you are in for a treat because we have specially designed this article to help you learn more amazing facts about them. Some of these facts might be familiar to you, but we sure hope so that you will find something new and interesting about insects. We have been researching all kinds of bugs for the last decade and during that period of time, we were able to learn a lot of interesting and amazing facts about them that we haven’t had the chance to learn before.
There are a lot of people who don’t like insects and bugs in general and they might not want to read about them, but this article is different, even if you don’t like them, you might change your mind once you find out these amazing facts about them. Most people don’t even realize the importance of these insects that live in our lives, they just think they are just in our way of living a happy and relaxed life. Well, without the majority of these bugs we wouldn’t be able to live in this world, so before making any judgment, you might want to learn something first.
We wanted to start of this list of facts with one of the strongest living creatures on this planet and that is the Hercules beetle. This beetle is special in a very interesting way, as you might have guessed from their name they are extremely strong. But how strong exactly, that you might never know before reading this, but that will change now. These beetles are able to lift objects that are 850 times heavier than their own body. If you don’t know where to place this, then let us help you out, this strength would be equivalent to a human lifting around 10 fully grown elephants. It is pretty amazing just how strong a bug can be. Of course, if you know anything about insects and bugs you know that most of them are quite strong and can lift much heavier things than their own weight, but the Hercules beetle is the one who wins the trophy.
Bees are just an insect that all of you are very familiar with because they can be found all around the world and most people have been in close contact with them before. Well, if you think that bees are just here for making honey for us, then you are very wrong. Of course, you are not the only one who thinks about bees that they are only useful for making honey, so don’t feel bad about yourself. In fact, bees are considered to be one of the most useful insects in the world for people because they play a very important part in the pollinating process. As you might know, plants need to be pollinated and that is only possible with the help of these small insects like bees.