Tag: chocolate

Shellac: It’s a bug AND a feature!

Happy Valentines Day! This holiday is traditionally celebrated with a gift of plant genitalia and candy.  The flowers exist to attract pollinating insects, and the candy has an insect connection you might not know about. […]

Pollinator Week 2009: Stuff for Teachers

In 2012 as part of federal budget cuts, NBII was taken offline.  I will leave this post here as a testament to the awesome resources we’ve lost. ——- Check out these Pollination Reources for teachers at the […]


Are there roaches in your coffee and chocolate?

It will not harm you to eat insect parts. You do it all the time.
It simply Freaks. People. Out.