BBC docuseries takes a closer look at Mississippi’s fireflies

Seven Worlds, One Planet, a docuseries created by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), explores the diversity and challenges of the different kinds of wildlife on each of the world’s seven continents.

When the BBC was filming the episode on North America, they came to Mississippi to take a look at our incredibly beautiful fireflies. Libby Hatfield, who is the former director of the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, was lucky enough to be their tour guide, and she tells the whole story below!