How Long Do Cockroaches Live Under Water?

A cockroach can hold its breath for up to 40 minutes. Based on new research, it can survive submerged under water for half an hour. It is very difficult to drown a cockroach because it will breathe through a tube while submerged. A female German cockroach carries the...

4 Things About Gnats You Didn’t Know

Why Do Gnats Swarm In One Spot? Simply put, gnats are mating. Gnats form swarms when they find a high concentration of other gnats. The formation is initiated by females releasing pheromones to attract males. Males go after the female, and once they are near one...

4 Facts About House Fly Lifespan

How Long Do Flies Live? Flies live up to 30 days, typically between 15-25. Flies are generally extremely hardy, very adaptable and reproduce rapidly. This last factor means that if the conditions become unfavourable for any reason (for example, sudden fall in...