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Matthew Green

I'm a laboratory-based entomologist who works at Rentokil's European Technical Centre. I joined Rentokil in 2008 to set up and run research projects on the control of urban insect pests. Before Rentokil I worked for a consultancy that specialised in diagnosing timber defects in historic buildings, including wood-boring insect infestations and fungal decay. I own far too many books on urban insects and timber pests. When I'm not working you can usually find me playing board games and card games or fencing, occasionally.

Termites Like Rock Music

Termites love rock music

Time to get to the bottom of another odd pest ‘fact’. This Do Termites Like Rock Music blog piqued my interest: how on earth does that sort of pop-fact get generated without there being some grain of truth to it? As a starting point- it’s very specific, isn’t it? Not just any music- Rock Music. Bach [...]

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