Bumperstickers for the Holidays!

We have printed up a limited run of our much-loved “Bugdork” bumperstickers and some special Junior Entomologist bumperstickers, too! When you buy these, you support our work and our ability to teach people about the amazing world of arthropods....

2016 Year in Review

Sometimes you have a year that just blows you away.  For us, 2016 was that year. It was an incredible year with awesome opportunities and forward momentum. As you read this, it may seem that I handle the majority of the work. This is because Jess got a full-time job...

“But Why Kids” Radio Show

After we spoke at NAITC in Phoenix in June we rushed over to a radio station to record a segment for a public radio show that airs in Vermont called “But Why Kids.”  Several children were recorded asking questions about insects and we responded! It was...

National Agriculture in the Classroom

At the very end of June, Jess and I had the opportunity to give the Keynote address to the National Ag in the Classroom conference held at the beautiful Wigwam Resort outside of Phoenix. This was the swankiest conference we have EVER been to! The food was incredible...

Our Microsoft Commercial!

Wow! It has been a whirlwind since February. We were offered an incredible opportunity to represent Microsoft and Windows 10 in their new campaign. While we are a “dual platform” business, we use a lot of Microsoft products even on my Mac. (I mean, who...

Best Microscope Shots

I’m spending this week focusing on creating curricula for the big NSTA (National Science Teachers Association) conference in March. I’m going to be representing The Bug Chicks at the Celestron booth and leading two professional development workshops for...