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3 Worms Which Would be Terrifying to Find in Your Home

Although most would argue that no species of worm is wanted in the home, there are some that are particularly scary to find in your home. This article will provide some examples of worms which would be a nightmare to find in your home, which we hope none of our readers will discover in their own homes. Continue reading [...]

Hermaphroditism in Worms

A hermaphrodite is an organism that possesses either a complete or partial set of both male and female reproductive organs. This article will explore hermaphroditism in worms: what it means to be hermaphroditic and why it is beneficial. Continue reading [...]

What Would Happen to Planet Earth if Worms Vanished

The various ecosystems of our world are fed by and maintained by the organisms that live in them, from the bold bears down to the wriggling worm. Many do not share the fondness for worms as we do on All About Worms, but this article will address how vital worms really are to our world, even the worst of the bunch! Continue reading [...]

Endangered Worms and Why They Should Be Protected

Worms are vastly regarded as 'gross' or 'disgusting' creatures, and as a result of that, many tend to have little regard for their lives. Thus, when certain animal habitats are destroyed to make way for housing developments or farmland, though many protest the lives of the mammals and birds that live among the trees and bushes, many do not stop to consider the lives of those underground, or under foot. Continue reading [...]

Reddish-Brown Worm in Woman’s Toilet is Likely an Earthworm or Bloodworm

A red/brown worm was spotted in this woman's toilet after her cousin used the bathroom. She states that she has never experienced any worms in her bathroom before, and asks if she should be worried. Continue reading [...]

Black-striped Worm is a Pheretima Earthworm

This frighteningly long worm was found by this woman who wonders if we could help identify it. The worm in question appears to be wrapped around some sort of concrete post, and sports a glossy, black body with darker stripes at regular intervals, with a reddish head at the end visible in the photograph. Continue reading [...]
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