Fizzy Friday Favorites

What a week!  I am glad the weekend is beckoning like an old friend bringing a bottle of wine (or six).  There's been some great stuff going on this week, here's just a sampling of my favorites: Paradise... for Dipterists! - But not just flies, with the identification of these new species of fungus gnats, there's also … Continue reading Fizzy Friday Favorites

Friday Favorites

Ah, what a week.  But the weekend beckons...  like a firefly flashing in a meadow, there is a tiny bit of light to hold on to.  I actually don't get much of a weekend since I am headed to a conference tomorrow, but it will be (if not necessarily fun) educational.  Here's my favorites from … Continue reading Friday Favorites

Feckless Friday Favorites

I refuse to get dragged down by or involved in any of the politics today.  So I am not watching/listening to/reading the news.  I will not look at anything non-entomology on facebook.   I will only go to reputable scientific sites.  There will only be sassy entomological awesomeness today: XKCD Mutts Far Side b.c. That is … Continue reading Feckless Friday Favorites

Sucky Friday Favorites

I was at the CDC today.  Yep, that CDC and it was entomologically awesome!  It was more of a meet and greet and tour than hard core, in-depth science, but it was still great.  It was cool to see the response capabilities and I got to tour the insectary.  So in that (wing) vein, my … Continue reading Sucky Friday Favorites

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

Festive Friday Favorites

The copious amounts of sugar laced baked goods that keep appearing in the office seem to indicate that it's the holidays.  As I head off down that sucrose rabbit hole twitching like a lab rat on speed, here is my wish list friday favorites list for this week.   Caterpillars - love the shirt, and they … Continue reading Festive Friday Favorites