Why Science Communication Ought to Be Part of the Job for Entomologists

Rayda Krell

For plenty of scientists, a day in the field or in the lab—i.e., getting knee-deep in science—is their favorite part of the job. Interacting with the public, with media, or with lawmakers seems outside their job description. However, in an age of fractured media and faltering trust in public institutions, scientists may need to broaden […]

2015 YouTube Your Entomology Contest Finalists

Starting in 2009, the Entomological Society of America (ESA) has held an annual “YouTube Your Entomology” contest. The contest gives ESA members the opportunity to showcase their talents and creativity through video. The winner and the runner-up each receive a “Stinger” award, as well as cash prizes of $400 for the winner, and $200 for […]