Top 10 Crazy and Unusual Fly Swatter
Sadly as the sun starts to warm up, out come those annoying flies. So what better time of the year to get yourself a brand new fly swatter. You could go with the classic style, or you could go for something more unusual…
Top 10 Amazing Naturally Rainbow Coloured Animals
Some animals get all the luck when it comes to being colourful. The brightly coloured birds, the colourful insects. And some animals are so lucky they have every colour under the sun to try and attract a mate. These are the world’s most colourful animals and they look rather like living rainbows…
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Beetles
The common beetle has had cars, pop bands and various other things named after it. Sadly they do seem to get quite a bad press because people believe that when you step on them it rains and if it’s a scarab beetle it will eat you from the inside out! Sadly for all beetle species, only one of those things …
Top 10 Strangely Beautiful and Unusual Spiders
If like me you are not a lover of spiders I am hoping I can change both our minds. While I wouldn’t say I suffer from arachnophobia I am not their biggest fan either. But maybe they are misunderstood and should be admired and respected. The truth is some spiders can be strangely beautiful…
Top 10 Buzzing Animals Dressed as Bees
I’m not really sure why there are so many animals in bee costumes on the internet, maybe the web is full of beekeepers or maybe these animals are all wanna-bees. At least this lot won’t sting us, so let’s get flower sniffing as we look at ten buzztastic beasts…
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Ants
Ants are one of the smallest creatures on earth, but if you take a few moments to read up about them you might discover that they are also the most amazing. Here are ten of the most incredible ants you will ever see…
Top 10 Worst Places To Find Spiders
Did you know there is a difference between a fear of spiders and arachnophobia? Well, there is. You see most of us fear spiders and want them out of our houses or proximity. But arachnophobia is when that fear is so extreme you can die when you see a spider! Well let’s hope most of you reading this just have …
Top 10 Designs and Recipes for Ladybird Cupcakes
There are not many insects that you could call lovable, but the little ladybirds (Or ladybugs) really are one of the worlds most loved bugs. Its bright red back covered in black spots is seen all over the world. So why not have a party to celebrate these little cute bugs and maybe make some of these ideas as well…
Top 10 Amazing Images of Insects Covered in dew
When it comes to photography nothing amazes me more than macro (close up, highly detailed) images of insects, so today I thought we would take a look at the work of French photographer David Chambon as he is a true master of macro insect photography. This post is all about his amazing morning dew series…
Top 10 Bumblebee Party Foods and Recipes
Having just finished watching a documentary on TV about the life of a bee, I have been inspired to write this post about bee shaped foods. There is loads of reason people would need these for various themed parties and besides, bumblebees are cute! And very tasty…
Top 10 Unusual and Amazing Caterpillars
Where have all the caterpillars gone? You see, since getting a shiny new camera to take some of my own images, I wanted to take some of the caterpillars and all sorts of bugs, because that is what I enjoy looking at. But it seems times have changed because as a child I could find loads of them, and now …
Top 10 Caterpillar Themed Party Foods
Caterpillars are one of those insects that always get good press. They are drawn as cute and lovable in books and films and never as the highly venomous, masters of disguise that they can be.  But with the bad points of caterpillars put aside we end up with an insect that people tend to make out of all sorts of foods …
Top 10 Most Amazing Images of Snails
Quite a while ago now I did a post about “Top 10 Most Amazing Sea Slugs” and afterwards something made me feel rather sad. You see, the humble garden snail is never going to look as amazing or as colourful as a Sea Slug, but I thought I would try to bring some balance to the molluscan classes anyway. Can …
Top 10 Unusual and Amazing Dragonflies
As a child do you remember how certain things seemed to be bigger than they really were? Well, I do, my room, crabs, chocolate bars they all look massive to me as a child! Well, one thing I will always remember is when I saw my first ever Dragonfly, it was MASSIVE! But unlike the rest of the things I …
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Butterflies
One of those things that you always remember in your life that doesn’t matter where you were or what age you were, is seeing your first butterfly, or more importantly catching your first butterfly! To open my hands and see that beautiful creature I had trapped inside of them is something that is a pure joy to remember. But it seems the butterfly’s …

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