Mapping the ants of the world

Several years ago, Benoit Guénard decided that he was interested in knowing where one kind of ant could be found. Another ant biologist asked. Benoit [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:46:57+00:00August 13th, 2014|

Ant Picnic in the Amazon

This summer we had the unforgettable experience of doing science with elementary school children in a remote Amazonian river village. We arrived by boat, accompanied [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:46:57+00:00August 11th, 2014|

Q & A with Tyler Vitone

It's always fun to have visiting scientists come to our lab -- it gives us a chance to show off our beautiful campus and city [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:46:58+00:00July 31st, 2014|

Insects Headline Art of Science Exhibit

Science is boring. Art is Stupid. Prove us wrong. These are the words that launched the annual Art of Science exhibition at Princeton University. The [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:46:58+00:00July 22nd, 2014|

Democratizing the Study of Ants

Across the world, ants are among the first animals children learn to recognize. They are diverse, abundant, and ecologically important from the tops of canopy [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:03+00:00July 7th, 2014|

Meet the Worker Bees: Hanna Moxley

Here's another installment in our summer series, Meet the Worker Bees, where we introduce the undergraduate students, high school interns, and research technicians who make [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:04+00:00June 18th, 2014|

Kids Do Real Science: The Ant Project

[Editor's Note: Over the past three months the incredible students at Efland-Cheeks Elementary School in Orange County, North Carolina, have been inquiring about the diet [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:04+00:00June 17th, 2014|

Meet the Worker Bees: Shaliek Morgan

Today we continue our summer series, Meet the Worker Bees, where we introduce the undergraduate students, high school interns, and research technicians who make our [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:04+00:00June 10th, 2014|

Who Ate My Cake?

Today we have a special treat: Another delicious watercolor sketch from biologist and illustrator, Dr. Jennifer Landin. You may recall Jennifer’s action sketch of the [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:06+00:00May 20th, 2014|

Wowing Washington with Wild Life!

Last weekend (April 25-27, 2014), we took our wild brand of citizen science on the road to Washington, DC, to participate in the USA Science and [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:07+00:00May 1st, 2014|

Your Wild Life Heads to Washington!

This weekend (April 25-27, 2014), hundreds of thousands of students and science enthusiasts will swarm the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the Nation’s Capital [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:07+00:00April 23rd, 2014|