A Dragonificent BugFest

While the stars of last year’s table were undoubtedly the azalea caterpillars—which were very resilient during a long day of being picked up, and dropped, by visitors of all ages—the azalea bushes were empty when it came time to collect this year.

2018-01-23T11:38:10-05:00 October 17th, 2017|Categories: Lab Happenings, Urban Ecology|Tags: , |

Bugs can be the best teachers

Arthropods have a unique ability to inspire very emotional reactions in people. Some adult naturaphiles appreciate bugs, but reactions more commonly range from mild apathy to acute fear and loathing. Thankfully, kids are a different [...]

2017-06-27T16:28:47-04:00 May 11th, 2015|Categories: Lab Happenings|Tags: |