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Insects provide clues to crimes

BBC Inside Out finds out how scientists are using insects to help police forces around the world solve fatal crimes.

Scientists working on the forensic entomology team based at London’s Natural History Museum collect and analyse flies, beetles and their larvae collected from corpses and crime scenes. To learn more about forensic entomology and how it is being used to solve crimes check out this video.

 

National Pest Management Association Announces Pest Photo Contest Winner

National Pest Management Association Announces Pest Photo Contest Winner

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced the winner in its first annual Pest Photo Contest, a national online competition that challenged photographers to submit images of common household pests, rodents and small wildlife.

Pete Elbert, Photag5345, has won the grand prize of $1,000 for his photo submission of a yellow jacket.

Thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations to the finalists. We look forward to receiving some more superior submissions next year!