Roaches are forever, it's been said, and with any luck your love will last a lifetime as well. The Bronx Zoo's popular Name-a-Roach program is a great way to show your SO just how much they mean to you on Valentine's Day.
Believe it or not, goldfish are a great way to control mosquitoes in and around your yard, garden, or stable -- anywhere you might have resting water. That is just the sort of place mosquitoes love to lay their eggs and the goldfish find this a buffet fit for royalty. Other small fish like minnows and guppies will also gobble up the larvae and keep algae to a minimum.
Adam Smith, the father of modern-day economics noted in his seminal work The Wealth of Nationsthat Homo economicus was the only species on the planet who engaged in commerce. The ability to “exchange one thing for another,” he declared, “is common to all men, and to be found in no other race of animals.”