88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark and entomologist, Dr. Art Evans discuss how cockroaches and stick insects have inspired advances in robot technology.
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.
Paige Howorth, entomologist at the San Diego Zoo, returns to What’s Bugging You? to provide an update on the zoo’s efforts to breed the rare Lord Howe Island stick insect in captivity.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and Paige Howorth continue their discussion about efforts to breed the rare Lord Howe Island stick insect in captivity and the preparations to establish and assurance colony at the San Diego Zoo.
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