Just a small change of pace…I fancy bugs with a pint tonight.
◊ Awesome parasite! Earlier we saw Pavel Krásenský’s photographs of mating Strepsiptera, now you can see Sean McCann‘s video of a male Strepsiptera emerging from a wasp.
You can almost hear it straining…
◊ Awesome author! David Quammen interview, by the Breaking Bio team.
See part two of the interview at the Breaking Bio Blog.
◊ In the last Bugs with Coffee, I introduced Nicky Bay. Now see what he’s done at Luminous Beauty: The Secret World of Fluorescent Arthropods.
◊ Chris Buddle makes us itchy to learn more about the evolution of parasitoid wasps! Check it out at his new Scilog blog,
Exspscor Exsipcor Expiscor!
◊ The Continuing Adventures of the Brain Scoop…hosted by Emily Graslie. (who has a Tumblr)
What to do after you’ve collected a good haul of bugs…