Dr. Art Evans, entomologist and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the factors that determine the proclivities of nascent entomologists and Art’s fondness for beetles, scarabs in particular.
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.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the effort underway to protect monarchs in the United States by having them declared as a federally threatened species.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the primary reasons for the decline of monarchs over the past two decades and some of the things that can be done to help bolster the the food supply for their larvae.
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Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark review the life history and migratory behavior of monarchs as a prelude to a discussion on the serious challenges that they face in the central United States and southern Mexico.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss a Macedonian encounter between a nose-horned viper and a centipede that went very wrong.
Photo: A nose-horn viper (Vipera ammodytes) and centipede (Scolopendra cingulata). Arsovksi et al. (2014). Ecologica Montenegrina 1(1): 6-8.