Meet the Parasites

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Event type: talk, meet the scientist

Location: Attenborough Studio

Ticket prices:

Adult: Free, no ticket required

Family: Free, no ticket required

Free, no ticket required

There is one group of creatures that sets up home on or in the bodies of other animals, the parasites.

Name an organism and it will have its own parasites, humans included. Join us as we meet some and discover more about this secretive mode of living and why, sometimes, they can even be a good thing.

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