• As many as 100 people die as a result of bee and wasp stings each year.
  • An ant can lift 20 times its own body weight. If a 175-pound man had the comparative strength of an ant, he could lift four tons.
  • There are 1,830 different kinds of fleas known throughout the world.
  • The brown-banded cockroach often hides her egg capsules, containing up to 18 eggs, in furniture.