27 Apr '11, 11pm

9 Largest Insects on Earth - By Amanda Coggin, DivineCaroline I’m a wimp when it comes to bugs. So when an exception...

9 Largest Insects on Earth - By Amanda Coggin, DivineCaroline I’m a wimp when it comes to bugs. So when an exception...

By Amanda Coggin, DivineCaroline I’m a wimp when it comes to bugs. So when an exceptionally large grasshopper made its way onto my blanket recently as I was lounging at the park, I was a little surprised that I didn’t have a panic attack. But this particular grasshopper was beautiful, and his features were so large that it felt like he was actually staring at me, willing me to strike up a conversation with him. Though he eventually hopped away, I couldn’t stop thinking about his gigantic body, so I did some research online to find out if my grasshopper was as big as I thought he was. Turns out, he’s a bit of a pipsqueak compared to some of these giant insects. Though I can appreciate the beauty and grandeur of these insects, I’m thankful that none of them landed on my blanket that day. Giant Walking Stick Considered one of the best tropical insects to keep as a pet, the st...

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