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Children’s comic competition celebrates ‘misunderstood’ spiders Spiders have a bad reputation that is undeserved. A comic book competition sought to address that Arts Conservation Culture Environment
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Conservationists are creating ‘superhighways’ for insects in the UK The B-Lines network aims to join the dots between meadow habitats, enabling pollinators and other wildlife to move freely between them Conservation Environment Science
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Wildflower corridor scheme launched to boost insect numbers in England The B-Lines initiative will create a network of wildflower corridors across England to help bees and other pollinators Conservation Environment Sustainable Development
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Farms of the future: feeding livestock sustainably with insects In South America, rainforests continue to be cleared to grow soya to feed European animals but could the farming of insects provide the solu... Agriculture Environment Food
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Why we need to start listening to insects You may not think of the buzz and whine of insects as musical, but the distinctive pitch of mosquito wingbeats could tell us how to fight ma... Science

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