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Ant Formica sp. Wasp Vespula sp.
National Insect Week returns in 2020
Author Richard 'Bugman' Jones tells us how his dinner-party behaviour inspired his new book 'House Guests, House Pests'.
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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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Most cultures, except those originating from NW Europe, eat insects such as deep fried cockroaches and midge paté.
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