• The use of DDT nearly wiped out bed bugs at the end of WW II but experts believe that the ban of DDT in 1972 has contributed to the resurgence of bed bugs.
  • When searching for food sources a honeybee may travel up to 60 miles in a single day.
  • The total weight of all of the termites in the world is greater than the weight of all the humans in the world.
  • No one knows exactly how long termite queens live, but many are known to live at least ten years and records of some long lived mounds suggest a longevity of over 40 years.