Tag: competition

Back from the ESA meeting!

I’m back from the ESA conference, and will be parceling out reports on the cool research I saw over the next couple of weeks.  I also will have a special guest post tomorrow about a […]

Update on the Challenge

You might remember that last month I threw down the gauntlet to some of the bigger cousins in the interwebs for the DonorsChoose Challenge! DonorsChoose.org is an online charity that provides an easy way for […]

Bug Trivia

One of the most fun parts of an Entomological Society of America Conference is the Linnaean Games, a competition between entomology departments of different universities.  The Smithsonian Magazine just had a great story about this: […]

Whiteflies and Orgies

The latest edition of Science Express (advance copies of papers that will be published in Science) has some interesting news about how one species of whitefly has been so successful. Basically, they succeed because they’re […]