Jump to content

  • Chat
  •  
  •  





Welcome to Formiculture.com!

This is a website for anyone interested in Myrmecology and all aspects of finding, keeping, and studying ants. The site and forum are free to use, and contain no ads for members. Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation points to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. If you already have an account, login here - otherwise create an account for free today!

Photo
* * * * * 1 votes

Video: Turtle Ants, Gut Microbes, & Citizen Science | An Interview w/ Dr. Corrie Moreau


  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 Offline Miles - Posted June 13 2018 - 6:32 AM

Miles

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 493 posts
  • LocationMontana

Hey everyone! Just wanted to share the The Ant Network's first video interview, where I sat down with Dr. Corrie Moreau to discuss ant research, outreach, and citizen science! Dr. Moreau is a myrmecologist, the Director of Integrative Research at The Field Museum in Chicago, and the incoming Martha N. and John C. Moser Professor of Arthropod Biosystematics and Biodiversity at Cornell University's Department of Entomology. Dr. Moreau, a student of legendary myrmecologist Dr. E.O. Wilson, has become a respected figure in the myrmecological community and is a pioneer in insect-related research in microbiology, evolution, and genomics. Additionally, she has been an outspoken advocate for women and minorities in science. Learn more about Dr. Moreau and her research at http://moreaulab.org

 

Video: https://www.youtube....9LAKRDraKw&t=1s


Edited by Miles, June 13 2018 - 6:37 AM.

  • gcsnelling, ctantkeeper, LC3 and 3 others like this

Hi, I'm Miles! I study ants, environmental science, political science, and science communication at Montana State University in Bozeman. I've been keeping ants for nearly a decade and I'm passionate about conservation and public service.

 

Website | YouTube Channel


#2 Offline T.C. - Posted June 13 2018 - 8:32 AM

T.C.

    Advanced Member

  • Moderators
  • PipPipPip
  • 2,447 posts
  • LocationWestern Wisconsin

Nice, I think I am subbed to you under my personal account.

 

Edit: Know I am


Edited by T.C., June 13 2018 - 8:34 AM.


#3 Offline Irishmate03112002 - Posted June 13 2018 - 8:42 AM

Irishmate03112002

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 43 posts
  • LocationClayton, CA
Nice video Miles.

#4 Offline Shifty189 - Posted June 13 2018 - 11:38 AM

Shifty189

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 140 posts
  • LocationSouth Florida

very nice. how have i not known about your channel before now?



#5 Offline Miles - Posted June 13 2018 - 11:56 AM

Miles

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 493 posts
  • LocationMontana

very nice. how have i not known about your channel before now?

Thank you! And probably because we are just getting started! Although The Ant Network has been under development for a handful of years, we are only just now making what we've been working on public! Albeit slowly during research/field season.


Hi, I'm Miles! I study ants, environmental science, political science, and science communication at Montana State University in Bozeman. I've been keeping ants for nearly a decade and I'm passionate about conservation and public service.

 

Website | YouTube Channel


#6 Offline ctantkeeper - Posted June 13 2018 - 12:50 PM

ctantkeeper

    Advanced Member

  • Junior Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 695 posts
  • LocationCT

Great video, but any idea when we might be able to expect more regular content?



#7 Offline Miles - Posted June 13 2018 - 1:11 PM

Miles

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 493 posts
  • LocationMontana

Great video, but any idea when we might be able to expect more regular content?

Within a few weeks time (2-3). Unfortunately the combination of lots of travel for work and play with a busy field season here in Montana has made it hard for our team to move things along as quickly as we have hoped. Full steam ahead now, though! And, thank you!


Hi, I'm Miles! I study ants, environmental science, political science, and science communication at Montana State University in Bozeman. I've been keeping ants for nearly a decade and I'm passionate about conservation and public service.

 

Website | YouTube Channel





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users