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RES Student Essays

Read the winning and running up student essays in the Royal Entomological Society's annual student essay award.

Students are asked to write 800 words about insects in the style of a popular science article.

Did you know?

Most misunderstood insect in the UK

Earwigs, which don’t go in ears, except by rare accident. Originally 'ear-wing' as their wings are human ear shaped.

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