OIST: The Lord Howe Island Stick Insect Lives–A Story of Survival

Researchers use genetic sequencing of museum specimens to confirm that the Lord Howe Island stick insect, once thought to be extinct, survived by hiding out on a nearby island. A news article written for the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) website.

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OIST: Say Hello to the 3D Obama Ant

Three new ant species named in honor of key figures in conservation—Barack Obama, Ken Saro-Wiwa, and E.O. Wilson—are immortalized as 3D virtual avatars. A news article written for the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) website.