Spider superstitions on your bed
Spiders and Halloween seem to go hand in hand. As soon as October hits us, supermarkets and grocery stores are filled with spider-themed treats; and everywhere you go, you are surrounded by spider-related decorations? The connection between Halloween and spiders The main reason behind spiders being a symbol of Halloween is their [...]
Mon, Oct 31, 2016
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The Robber Fly
What I love about spring is the warmer weather, fresh smells and the bursts of greenery. More time is spent outdoors and if you are an avid gardener like me, you'll be relishing precious hours with your plants. The only thing that bugs me though, is when my garden is under [...]
Tue, Oct 25, 2016
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Ants can carry 10 - 50 times their own weigh!
Ants are more of an annoyance than a pest, although some ants can pack a nasty bite. There are more than 10,000 known ant species found worldwide, and ants have been the subject of many films and television shows. These six-legged insects are really fascinating creatures, capable of many incredible abilities us [...]
Mon, Oct 10, 2016
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Cockroach-signs
By Peta Florus What is it about cockroaches that give us the heebie jeebies? Is it those revolting feelers that twitch all the time, or is it the fact that they just sit there like their feet are stuck to the wall or maybe it's the fact that they dart off at [...]
Fri, Sep 16, 2016
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Mice in your office
Did you know your workplace is like a giant Jungle Gym for mice? This is because your office provides the ideal shelter for mice, it hides them from the chilly weather outside and protects them from predators. Mice especially love leftovers, making your office is like a huge all-you-can-eat buffet. How Can [...]
Wed, Jun 08, 2016
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