© David Maitland
Bumblebee and poppies, Bombus terrestris
68 days to go to Insect Week
Our photography competition opens during Insect Week, see past winning entries and entry information on our Photography pages.
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.
Discover insects now
Earwigs intricately fold and tuck their hindwings under tiny forewings, inspiring design of satellite solar panels.
Tweet this or follow @insectweek
©2021 Royal Entomological Society Registered charity no. 213620
Patron: Her Majesty The Queen Vice patron: Lord Selborne
Terms & conditions Privacy