¿Cúal es tu insecto favorito y por qué?

Ricardo Mariño-Pérez, a Ph.D. student who works on the systematics of Pyrgomorphidae in the Song Laboratory of Insect Systematics and Evolution at the University of Central Florida (UCF – Orlando, FL), interviewed five students from Mexico who are doing their graduate studies both in Mexico and the United States at Entomology 2013 in Austin, TX, […]

Using Storify to Enhance Twitter at Science Meetings

By Derek Hennen If you read my previous post on the usefulness of Twitter to entomologists, you might be wondering what other Twitter tools exist. There are organizational programs and apps, like TweetDeck and HootSuite, that are helpful for viewing multiple feeds at one time and managing your Twitter feed. These are probably the two […]

Interview with Shelah Morita on Science Policy and Entomology

Product Cycle for Nanotechnology Risk Assessment

By Gwen Pearson As someone who’s had a bit of a meandering career path, I’m always interesting in talking to others who have found happiness off the tenure track. I was excited to have a chance to sit down with Shelah Morita, AAAS Energy, Environment, and Agriculture Fellow, at the recent ESA meeting in Austin. […]

Entomologists Talk about Eating Insects

In this video, entomologists at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America talk about their favorite insects to eat, and discuss ways of preparing them. The video was made by Justin Bredlau, Megan Ayers, and Jessica Bray.

Video Interview with the Entomological Foundation at Entomology 2013

By Joseph Alfonso Did you stop by the Exhibit Hall at the ESA meeting this year? With so many booths to see and all the insect merchandise to check out, it’s a great place to spend time some time at the conference. Unfortunately, being a grad student limited the amount of insect related things I […]