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Nature series. One in four animals on earth is a beetle, so there are plenty for Jess to look at. She has a close look at their wings, hard shells and sensitive antennae.

In her treehouse den, Jess is looking at beetles. One in four animals on earth is a beetle, so there are plenty to look at. She has a close look at their hard shells, their sensitive antennae and the fact that they all have wings, though they do not all choose to fly.

Setting off on a Minibeast Adventure, she meets up with some children and together with them searches for beetles in the woods. Looking under stones, they are able to find one and have a good look at it. Jess shows how to make a tumble trap and they see what kind of minibeasts tumble into it.

First shown: 10.30am 24 Apr 2014
Available for 25 days Duration 10 mins

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