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BUGFEST at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Download

24:03 Download August 9th

Kristen’s all-time favorite guest returns! Listen as invertebrate specialist Karen Verderame¬† joins Kristen in studio (along with “Atlas” the Atlas Beetle and “Miriam” the Rose-Hair Tarantula) to talk about BUGFEST at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, going on THIS weekend August 10-11th from 10am-5pm each day. Join Karen and her team for their annual celebration of insects! Talk with real scientists, learn about insects from all over the world, and see specimens from the Academy‚Äôs behind-the-scenes collections. Eat bugs, cheer on a cockroach race, take a nature walk, get your face painted, and relax as you enjoy a buggy show. Discount tickets are available at ansp.org.

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