Visit the bizarre, bad and beneficial world of bugs at Insectapalooza 2016

WHAT: Insectapalooza 2016 to feature “Battle of the Bugs” display, live Anthropod Zoo, Butterfly Room, and hands-on learning activities WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE: Comstock Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca VISUALS: To view and download images from previous Insectapalooza events, visit https://cornell.box.com/v/insectphotos. MEDIA: The event is open to the public. Interviews […]

Black widow in your grapes? Here’s what you need to know

Linda Rayor is a professor of entomology at Cornell University, one of the science hosts of the Science Channel series “Monster Bug Wars,” and has tough Cornell’s spider biology class for over 19 years. In light of the recent discovery of several black widow spiders in grape containers throughout the U.S., Rayor offers some helpful […]

Amazing arthropods headline Insectapalooza hands-on fair

  CORNELL UNIVERSITY MEDIA ADVISORY   Amazing arthropods headline Insectapalooza hands-on fair WHAT:          2013 Insectapalooza WHEN:          Saturday, Oct. 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. WHERE:        Comstock Hall on the Cornell University Campus NOTE:           Images of insects and other arthropods featured at Insectapalooza are available for download. ITHACA, N.Y. – What […]