Why Do We Find Bugs So Disgusting?

It’s only partly because flies can lay eggs in your nostrils.

Why Do We Find Bugs So Disgusting?

Welcome to DSC Original Content’s weekly podcast, where we explain a weird, tricky or surprising subject in mere minutes. In this edition, learn why we associate insects with everything bad in life; find out why empathy (or lack of it) plays such a big part in our fear of bugs; and discover why a cockroach might decide to crawl into your ear while you’re asleep.