That is one tough bug.

The ironclad beetle has a strong shell. It is very hard to squash. A car could not crush it. Heavy weights didn’t break it.

The beetle’s shell is like a puzzle. That makes it extra tough.

Read More: The diabolical ironclad beetle is very tough. It can’t fly. But that’s okay. God gave it a solid shell for protection. Scientists use microscopes to look at the beetle. Its shell is like layered armor. Strong pieces fit together. It is hard to squash this little bug! Scientists hope it will help them make planes and buildings stronger. Ephesians 6:13 tells us, “Therefore, take up the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand firm.”