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Puzzled by Moths

Science Conundrum Here’s a head scratcher, courtesy of my (very) curious 11 year-old son: If moths are clearly attracted by light (and they are), why are they nocturnal rather than diurnal?  (he didn’t put it quite that way, but still . . .). Good one, huh?? His Science teacher agreed, and they’re both researching it...
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