Tag: forests

New Species Found In New Guinea

Piotr Naskrecki hunts katydids with sound. The insects are masters at blending in with their environment, especially at night when they're most active. So entomologists like Naskrecki, a researcher at the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, trace the katydids through the darkness... more
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Invasive Insects Threaten Massachusetts Forests

Most people think of cities and urban areas when they think of Massachusetts. Even though we're a densely populated state, the Commonwealth is also the eighth most forested state in the country. Sixty-two percent - 3,060,000 acres - of our land is covered by forest. Most likely, people didn't think... more
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