Thursday, March 25, 2010

World's strongest insect isa beetle

  • Scientists have finally achieved success in finding the world's strongest beetle called Onthophagus taurus
  • Rob Knell from University of London and Leigh Simmons from the University of Australia discovered the strongest beetle could pull an astonishing 1,141 times its own body weight- the equivalent of a 70kg person lifting 80 tonnes (almost six full double- decker buses).
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