Camel Cricket Poetry

The mail room of a science building is always an interesting place. We receive email notices like, "Your slime mold has arrived!" and "Live crickets [...]

By |2014-12-02T12:36:33+00:00December 2nd, 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|

The Future of Discovery

In March 2014, Rob spoke at TEDxSantaCruz, explaining how much we don’t know about the species living on us, in us and around us – [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:07+00:00April 21st, 2014|

Camel Cricket Census Update

Today we’re sharing update #3 for our scientific research paper-in-progress about camel crickets. Over the last year, 150+ households have reported observations and uploaded photos [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:11+00:00January 28th, 2014|

Spricket Sketch

Our citizen scientists are really the best around, hands down. You are such a thoughtful and creative bunch. We so appreciate the love notes, holiday [...]

By |2015-01-13T13:26:05+00:00December 24th, 2013|

Camel Cricket Manuscript, Take 2

Today we share with you Draft 2 of our scientific research paper about camel crickets based on the data that YOU have helped us collect. [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:18+00:00October 16th, 2013|

Season o’ Sprickets!

Calling all eagle-eyed observers of wild life. Get ye too to your basements, crawl spaces, sheds, garages and other dark, damp corners of your home [...]

By |2016-11-22T13:47:39+00:00July 23rd, 2012|