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Insects will be the protagonists in the activities organized by the Science Museum of the University of Navarra for World Environment Day.

On Saturday, June 3, the scientific institution will be in the center of Pamplona with activities for all audiences.

30 | 05 | 2023

The Science Museum of the University of Navarra - in partnership with the City Council of Pamplona - has organized activities for all audiences to commemorate World Environment Day (June 5).

On Saturday, June 3, the Science Museum will be on Avenida de Carlos III in Pamplona (intersection with Avda. Roncesvalles) from 11 am to 2 pm, where attendees can enjoy a selection of pieces from the collection and also the viewing of some animals with a magnifying glass.

Marie-anne Reynell, director of development of the Science Museum has indicated the importance for children to learn about the functions of insects: "They are a fundamental part of the food chain as they serve as food for many amphibians, birds and mammals. In addition, they work as pollinators and also as decomposers of organic subject and seed dispersers. They are a fundamental part in the maintenance of ecosystems".

At schedule, the little ones will be able to enjoy workshops that will be held at 11:00, 12:00 and 13:00 and that will revolve around insects and pollination. Volunteers from the Science Museum will guide the children in the workshop on seed bombs so that they "learn about a simple, economical and efficient cultivation technique for reforestation, greening and soil regeneration".