What would happen if you asked a machine to come up with new common names for insects? A scientist and her neural network find out.
In her postdoctoral position with the USDA-ARS, entomologist Erika Machtinger directed a field study in which she had to manage "a field staff of six, countless rotating volunteers, laboratory support, and multiple institutions and landowners." All in a day's work for a busy entomologist! Learn more in the first of our new "Standout Early Career Professionals" Q&A series.
Time for Entomology Today to shed its old skin and grow with a new design!
Entomology Today visited the reception to talk to some first-time attendees and get their impression of the conference experience so far.