Tag Archives: Ed Yong


Return of The Week on Sunday

Despite my best efforts to ignore what’s going on around me, and to make a vocation out of macro nature photography, I can no longer restrain myself on sharing the some of the fascinating and […]

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Ed Yong on suicidal crickets, zombie roaches and other parasites

An excellent presentation on mind control by parasites, a TedTalk by Ed Yong of the blog Not exactly Rocket Science: Related articles In case you missed it: Day 4 of TED2014

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The Week on Sunday 17

13 January, 2013 and another edition of The Week on Sunday. ♦ Opening today with this video from John Acorn, who makes us yearn for warmer days… ♦ If you like parasites, this has been a good week […]

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The Week on Sunday 16

On with the show, the first Week on Sunday for 2013: ♦ Bugs for bones at the Smithsonian Museum: “It smells like something died in here.” ♦ Ed Yong is at it again. Just when he ups and […]

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The Return of the Sunday Bugfest

A return to the Sunday Bugfest, which should, as I shut down other time-nappers,  finally become a regular feature on The Bug Whisperer. I will display a host of spineless and photography links to articles from blogs […]

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Links with Bugs

Some interesting links to bug news from outside of the usual bug-blog world: Understanding Evolution has updated the article: Quick evolution leads to quiet crickets. The field crickets on the Hawaiian island of Kauai are being […]

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