Why Do We Find Bugs So Disgusting?

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


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.