Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark talk to Goochland High School teacher Bea Cantor about her new e-book, Calling Nature. Bea recalls some of her adventures in photographing insects and other small things with her iPhone and how she turned them into a wonderful, multi-media book.
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 morning at 8:35 a.m. on 88.9 WCVE, Richmond’s Public Radio station.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss the Red Velvet Ant Cow-killer.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark note the recent publication of the long-awaited monograph of the scarab beetle genus Euphoria. Art recalls a story about stumbling across a specimen of a North American species of Euphoria in the South African Museum in Cape Town that was mistakenly described as a brand new genus and species from South Africa.
Entomologist Dr. Art Evans and WCVE producer Steve Clark discuss research that reveals how touch can drive solitary grasshoppers to become migratory locusts in biblical proportions.