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How Bugs Survive Winter With Bugman Mark Berman

stink bug
Brett Hondow
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Pixabay
Stink bugs seek refuge from the winter cold in houses.

Different animals have different strategies for surviving winter.

Some birds migrate south. Others hibernate to save energy when food is scarce.

But what about bugs? Some insects, like wasps and crickets, are killed off by the cold, but other species have developed some surprising strategies for survival.

Today on All Sides, we discuss how bugs survive winter and more with the “Bugman,” Mark Berman.

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