Blog Posts

November 01st, 2011

Last week the Scientific American featured a guest blog that described my microscopic imaging work with the Linyphiidae and the online gallery of female erigonine epigyna at LinEpig. The blog post was written by Field Museum bird taxidermist and science essayist Meera Lee Sethi. Here is an excerpt:

September 23rd, 2011

Want to learn more about Turtle ants? Then check out this weeks Field Revealed video.

August 07th, 2011

A recent visitor to the museum's Division of Insects from Nanjing, China brought bags full of exciting fossil beetle specimens with him. Read on for an update...

July 15th, 2011

Ecosystem and biological research programs at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) are vital to the nation. They are critcal to our nation's efforts to combat invasive species, manage endangered and threatened species, address wildlife diseases, and restore degraded landscapes.

July 12th, 2011

The Field Museum receives many streams of support from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for research, education, collection improvement, and outreach.  Don't let Congress politicize this vital funding source for the nation's essential scientific disciplines and training.

June 20th, 2011

How do I get rid of the pest ants in my home?

April 26th, 2011

An new public museum exhibit "The Romance of Ants" at the Field Museum features Assistant Curator, Corrie Moreau

January 31st, 2011

For the lastest research and scientific publiations in the Moreau lab, please visit the lab website: