Flashy Friday Favorites

So it's cold and dreary outside and I am in the mood for something bright and cheery.  Odd since I usually gravitate to the dreary and dark.  Lots of cool things hang out in the dark.  Lots of cool things happen in the dark.  I was thinking of stargazing, where did your mind just go? … Continue reading Flashy Friday Favorites

Flying Friday Favorites

I am about to head out and board a plane but I wanted to get friday favorites out first.  It's been a busy week and I am looking forward to getting through this month!  There's been some great stuff this week, here's some of my favorites: Ants, art, awesome - "Kronemyer draws on paper with pheromones, … Continue reading Flying Friday Favorites

Flaming Friday Favorites

It's hot.  So I'm trying to come up with some cool entomological awesomeness.  Before the heat totally fries my brain, here're this week's favorites: Rusty patched bumble bee - it's national pollinators week and honey bees are cool and all, but come on, there are so many other bees that are entomologically awesome in so many … Continue reading Flaming Friday Favorites

It’s in the cards

I am getting totally entranced by the Digital Collection from the New York Public Library.  Well over half a million items are digitized and searchable on their database.  What does that mean?  Entomological awesomeness of course! Obviously, the first thing I did was search for insects.  I'm like a kid opening presents, I am so … Continue reading It’s in the cards

Limited time only for this luna(r)

Did anyone hear that there was a lunar eclipse the other night?  Seems like the internet just exploded with lunar luminosity.  So in the spirit of all this lunar lunitic-ary, I am jumping on the moon madness bandwagon.  With the dazzling luna moth (Actias luna).  Few people will argue that this is an incredibly beautiful … Continue reading Limited time only for this luna(r)

The sweet sound of friday favorites.

The ding of the mailbox alert, the chime of the incoming mail, the sound of your coworkers laughing to yet another cat video.  You've waited for it all week and here it is! The forgotten benefits of drawing - I suck at drawing.  But it doesn't stop me from doodling, badly sketching, and it turns … Continue reading The sweet sound of friday favorites.