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93 days to go to National Insect Week
Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 11:00 to 16:00
Bring the family and hunt for bugs & butterflies and create some meadow art.
Then explore the meadows barefoot with a short guided walk @ 2pm
Magnificent Meadows website
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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Chitin is the major molecule in insect cuticles, combined with proteins it hardens surfaces like beetle wing covers.
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