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Why Scorpions Sting Themselves?

There has been a lot of discussion about scorpions stinging themselves. Some people say they do, but what does the research say? Do they sting themselves? If so, what are the reasons? There is a belief that scorpions sting themselves and commit suicide, but according to research, it’s all myth. Scorpion doesn’t sting themselves in the wild because they are …

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Why Scorpions Glow In The Dark?

You probably have heard or seen scorpions glowing in the dark and wondered how and why they glow in the dark? The purpose of why scorpions glow is not entirely clear, but scientists predict it is to attract a mate and prey. Scorpions glow because of the ability to react to ultraviolet light through their exoskeleton. Their cuticle has a …

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Do Octopus Kill Their Mates?

Octopus has evolved brains and long tentacles, which shows that they are both intelligent and deadly, but when it comes to mating, things take a strange turn. Octopus can kill their mate, especially the bigger and longer female, which strangles the male octopus and kill it. They do it by wrapping their tentacles around the male mantle, cutting them off …

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Can Scorpions Climb Walls?

Scorpions are venomous, and you don’t want them to be around you, especially inside your house. There are very few ways to get inside your home if your doors and windows are locked and, i.e. enter through unsuspected openings, and for that, they may have to climb walls, but can they climb walls? Scorpions can climb walls if there is …

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What Insects Kill The Male After Mating?

Insects killing their mate after mating is known as sexual cannibalism. There are a lot of insects that are found to do sexual cannibalism. It is a widespread practice in the insect world.  Insects like praying mantis, black widow spiders, scorpions, bachelor midge, and crickets have shown sexual cannibalism, which benefits them in reproduction. Some of these insects reacts to …

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Why Praying Mantis Kills Mate?

Praying mantis is infamous for cannibalism. They are often seen eating other praying mantes. They capture the other praying mantis with their sharp claws and powerful bites and then devour them. The females are much bigger than the males, and these female praying mantes tend to eat their mate after mating, but why do they do it? Female Praying mantis …

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Can Snake Away Be Used Indoors?

Many different types of snakes can be found in the United States. These include rattlesnakes, water moccasins, copperheads and others. You may have heard someone say that a “snake away” can be used to keep these dangerous reptiles at bay but can they be used indoors? Snake away can be used indoors, but before using the Snake away, keep the …

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Should I Kill A Wolf Spiders In My House?

There are many reasons to kill a wolf spider in your house. Some people think that they are dangerous, while others argue that these spiders are harmless. But should you kill wolf spiders if they get inside your house or garden? Are there any pros and cons of killing a wolf spider? You can kill the male wolf spiders if …

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What Is The Most Effective Snake Repellent?

There are a lot of snake repellents on the market, but which one is the best? The most effective snake repellent is Victor VP364B Way Snake Repelling Granules, Snake Stopper Snake Repellent. These two products are the most effective products available today. After doing a lot of research I found out these two are the most effective. Some Effective Snake …

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How Do Spiders Make Silk?

Spider silk is one of the fascinating thing found in nature. Scientists are still studying the DNA of a spider and found that they use eight different genes to produce this material.  Spiders make silk material from their fluids and combine it with proteins to create silk. A spider will usually start by collecting fluid from its abdominal glands. Then, …