Activity Page: Insects

Activity Page: Insects

What has a head, 3 pairs of legs and a thorax? It's an Insect.

Welcome to our activity page inspired by INSECTS in the UoA Collections. There are fun activities to do from home and we hope you will be able to visit us again soon.

How to make a Meganeura (Giant Dragonfly)

Meganeura was a prehistoric dragonfly that lived 300 million years ago in the Carboniferous period. We challenged Dan Lundberg to built a life-sized model of one for Insect Week. See how he did it!

Maria Sibylla Merian (1647 - 1717) Illustrator of Insect Life

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