insects

Summer Brings Sun and Insect-Borne Diseases
The summer is almost here and while many New Jersey residents are looking forward to some fun in the sun, it's also a time when insect populations transmit diseases that can and should be avoided.  Among the insects are ticks that transmit Lyme Disease and mosquitoes that transmit the West…
Four Ways 17-Year Cicadas and Dubstep Are The Same
On the left side we have the sweet sounds of the periodical cicadas, the giant, red-eyed insect that emerges from the ground every 17 years in the northeast. On the right, we have a song called "Bangarang" by Skrillex, a well known dubstep artist. Today, I'm going to explain t…