I Was Bitten: Botfly Maggot Invasion
Viewer Beware! This is no ordinary mosquito bite. Discovery Channel's "I Was Bitten" introduces us to Evan Jolley, who after suffering multiple mosquito bites in Costa Rica, realizes that his body has been invaded by maggots.
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Buggin' with Ruud: Hawk Moths
On Animal Planet's "Buggin' with Ruud," host Ruud Kleinpaste studies one of the fastest insects in the world, the hawk moth.
How Ticks Work
Although you would expect ticks in the woods and countryside, you can find ticks everywhere, even in the city. Learn more about ticks in this HowStuffWorks video.
Assignment Discovery: Horseshoe Crabs
Horseshoe crabs are around five thousand times older than the human species. Learn more about these crabs on Discovery Channel's "Assignment Discovery.:
The Real Lost World: Giant Centipedes
The giant centipede has enough toxic venom to kill frogs and mice. They have 42 legs and can grow up to 14 inches in length. Learn more about the giant centipede on Animal Planet's "The Real Lost World."
Dirty Jobs: Malaysian Walking Leaf Insect
This Malaysian walking leaf insect mimics a leaf and remains absolutely still when threatened. This insect does not need a mate to reproduce as it just makes clones of itself. Learn more with host Mike Rowe on Discovery Channel's series "Dirty Jobs."
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