Monthly Archives: September 2017

Can you hatch eggs taken out of a female katydid?

This is a pretty cool question: Hi, I killed a large green grasshopper-like bug, only to find several reddish- brown rice-shaped things inside. Are they eggs? Can they still hatch? I’m not sure what type of insect it was, but … Continue reading

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Help us out by taking a survey!

We’ve written about scientific conferences before, and we’re happy to announce that all of our writers will be together at ESA 2017 in Denver, Colorado! As always, we’ll write a post summarizing our experience…but our talk is a bit different … Continue reading

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Goop offers bug repellent at 6x what a comparable product would cost.

Written by Joe Ballenger So…I was on Twitter, and this tweet came across my feed. Sitting on the deck swatting away flies or mosquitos is a situation that can be dealt with non-toxically. https://t.co/ff22sYfFIr β€” goop (@goop) 29 de agosto … Continue reading

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