New Show!

The Show Follow us as we film the incredible insects and spiders of America! This coast-to-coast journey will take place with a vintage sofa that will be placed in different ecosystems across the country. At each stop we will inspire you to “get off the couch” to...

Roger that, Grandma

  This is a re-post of an original Bug Chicks post on Science Friday.   Last week, while we were teaching on the east coast, we decided to visit Kristie’s 97-year old grandmother. Kristie hadn’t seen her in about three years and wanted to interview her about her life...

Entomology in One Word

  This is a re-post of an original Bug Chicks post on Science Friday.   During the Entomological Society of America’s annual meeting in Knoxville last year, we met people with an incredible diversity of interests when it came to arthropods. Scientists, students,...

Breaking Bio Podcast

Last week we were guests on the Breaking Bio podcast.  These guys are awesome and we loved talking with them!  If you’re not subscribed to their podcast on iTunes, you should be.  Check out the video...

Late Bloomers

Featured photo caption: You’ll find this mayfly in the spring, but there are other species that emerge in the autumn. We were driving back from a workshop the other day when we saw several big, fluttering insects near the road. As we pulled up to the stoplight...