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Creature Features (Life Science)

Mosquitoes (#115)

Talk about feeling unwanted, we mosquitoes never get invited to anything. To set the record straight, it's just the females that bite and they only do it for a very important reason. And that dreaded buzzing sound, it's because our wings flap 600 times a second. [5 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: These fun and focused programs are a perfect introduction to some of the most widely studied “creatures” found on the planet. Created specifically for “kids,” each program provides beautiful, up-close imagery and age appropriate narration. Life science concepts addressed throughout the series include habitats, body parts, adaptation, migration, ecosystems, the life cycle, and more.

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