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

Mosquitoes, messages, and moving forward

So it’s been a while since I wrote a full post, I know. Stop giving me that look, it’s my blog, I can do what I want.  And write now (get it…  write?) I want to delve into some of what I took away from the last two days at the Aedes Zika summit at … Continue reading Mosquitoes, messages, and moving forward

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

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

Freakin Amazing Friday Favorites

It's been a great week.  A fabulous week.  A giant flaming ball of fantasticness week.  And to go along with that, here is some entomological awesomeness from the week. PUPPIES!!!  - want to know what it has to do with entomology?  Then click on the link already!   Flight of the bumble bee - Know … Continue reading Freakin Amazing Friday Favorites

Kiss me and hand me the gin

I'm working on a write up on kissing bugs, so naturally I am trying to procrastinate and my mind is wandering off in all sorts of directions.  (Hey is that a new oatmeal on facebook?!)  So naturally, since I am thinking about Chagas disease, I float on over to other insect vectored diseases.  It's really … Continue reading Kiss me and hand me the gin