Why It’s Good to Be Curious About Insects
“Insects outnumber us and they outweigh us. It’s basically their planet.”Photograph by OakleyOriginals / Flickr One of the best jokes May Berenbaum, an entomologist at the University of Illinois, has ever told at a conference goes like this: A man walks into a doctor’s office, imploring her for help. “I think I’m a moth,” he […]
The Philosopher King of the Hoverflies
Insects:A roving meditation on nature, literature, and the joy of collecting flies.
Why I Traveled the World Hunting for Mutant Bugs
Insects:A researcher who works through painting tells her story.