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What's Bugging You?

What's Bugging You?

Dr. Arthur V. Evans teams up with WCVE Public Radio producer Steve Clark for a weekly feature, “What’s Bugging You?,” which airs during NPR’s Morning Edition. The program takes its name from another of Evans’ books “What’s Bugging You – A Fond Look at the Animals We Love to Hate.”

Tune-in each Tuesday at 8:45 a.m. or at 5:44 p.m. on 88.9 WCVE, Richmond’s Public Radio station.

Visit Evans’ Blog or Facebook pages for more insight into the world of insects.

Winter Ants

Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the curious natural history of winter ants.

Photo: Worker winter ant, Prenolepis imparis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae).

Cockroach Milk?

How do you milk a cockroach? Very carefully! 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark and Entomologist Dr. Art Evans discuss the latest research on how a milk-like substance produced by the Pacific beetle cockroach might be harnessed to synthesize a nutritious food for hungry people around the world.

Photo: The Pacific beetle cockroach, Dioploptera punctata. Photo used with permission.


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