Hate getting bitten up? Blame the ladies.
We don’tlike to admit this, but male mosquitoes do not eat human blood: They get alltheir nutrition from plant nectar. We females need your blood, which contains aprotein that helps our eggs develop. After we have a blood meal, we can layanywhere from 100 to 400 eggs。
Smelly feet are simply delicious.
In fact, scientists have shown that we find yourtootsies ten times more alluring than Limburger cheese (but really our favoritebody part is your hand).
To evade us at a party, don’tbe a wallflower.
When we smell a huge mass of carbon dioxide, we flytoward it; after we get there, it’s easier to attackthe people on the perimeter of the group than those smack-dab in the center。