The Entomology Word Association Game – 2016 Edition

Everyone’s done a word association game at some point in their lives, so sit back, relax, and watch as Derek Woller puts eight entomologists and non-entomologists from all different backgrounds and countries on the spot and asks them to think of the first word that pops into their heads after he says an entomology-related word. […]

Letters Home from the 2008 International Congress of Entomology in South Africa

Editor’s note: The author, Tom Sappington, attended four different International Congresses of Entomology, from 1996-2008, and sent hand-written letters home during each of them. The following, the fourth part of four, is unedited text from his trip to Durban, South Africa for the 2008 Congress. Part I: Florence, Italy, 1996 — Part II, Iguassu Falls, […]

Letters Home from the 2004 International Congress of Entomology in Australia

Editor’s note: The author, Tom Sappington, attended four different International Congresses of Entomology, from 1996-2008, and sent hand-written letters home during each of them. The following, the third part of four, is unedited text from his trip to Brisbane, Australia for the 2004 Congress. Part I: Florence, Italy, 1996 — Part II, Iguassu Falls, Brazil, […]

Letters Home from the 2000 International Congress of Entomology in Brazil

Editor’s note: The author, Tom Sappington, attended four different International Congresses of Entomology, from 1996-2008, and sent hand-written letters home during each of them. The following, the second part of four, is unedited text from his trip to Florence, Italy for the 1996 Congress. Click here for Part I (1996 in Florence, Italy). By Tom […]

Letters Home from the 1996 International Congress of Entomology in Italy

Editor’s note: The author, Tom Sappington, attended four different International Congresses of Entomology, from 1996-2008, and sent hand-written letters home during each of them. The following, the first part of four, is unedited text from his trip to Florence, Italy for the 1996 Congress. By Tom Sappington INTRODUCTION As a professional entomologist, I have been […]