What are silverfish?

The silverfish¬†is a small insect usually less than 25mm in length. Both its names are strikingly descriptive; its Latin name,¬†Lepisma…

Do bees die after they sting you?

There are over 25,000 different species of bee in the world, including 245 in the UK, and it’s a common…

It’s raining spiders!

  If you think getting caught in the rain is bad, imagine what it’s like to be caught in a…

What causes the smell after rain?

There’s a particular smell in the air after rain has fallen on dry ground, a distinctive fresh sort of scent…