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National Insect Week returns in 2020

People's trust for endangered species

People's trust for endangered species

The People’s Trust for Endangered Species seeks to ensure a future for many endangered species in the UK and throughout the world. The trust focuses on specific problems and works to preserve endangered species in their natural habitats, basing its practical conservation efforts on sound scientific evidence. Since 1998 the Trust has been coordinating a public survey of the stag beetle in the UK.

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Thanatosis

'Thanatosis' is the scientific term for pretending to be dead, which is how many insects hide from predators.

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