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Insect Week returns in 2022
Life in the Undergrowth, by David Attenborough 2005
Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects.
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
Fleas use their leg joints as levers to crouch down, before springing up to 200 times their body length.
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