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Bumblebee and poppies, Bombus terrestris
23 days to go to National Insect Week
A big thank you to everyone that joined in on Twitter during National Insect Week 2016.
National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects.
Every two years, the Royal Entomological Society organises the week, supported by a large number of partner organisations with interests in the science, natural history and conservation of insects.
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The wart biter cricket has such a powerful bite, that it was used to bite off warts – ouch!
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