Insect Update: A look at prehistoric bugs; Preparing for spring ants and spongy moths

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
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Long before there were dinosaurs, giant bugs dominated this Earth. There were millipedes eight feet in length and dragonflies with wingspans of more than two feet. We get a bit of insect history from entomologist Phil Pellitteri.

Episode Credits

  • Jill Nadeau Host
  • Clara Neupert Producer
  • Trina La Susa Technical Director
  • Phil Pellitteri Guest

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