Archives for August 2012

Mosquito news

No, the Micrognome hasn’t got his etymology confused with his entomology. Here is a treasure chest of names for pesky little flying things that annoy, bite and infect you with a variety of nasties.

End of the road for LWW roadshow

How the Lab Without Walls team fared on their Mozzie Mash & Mudpies roadshow for National Science Week in northwestern Australia

Deadlier than sharks

On the figures, mosquitoes are deadlier than sharks, killing and disabling more people by far. Beware the humble mosquito.

Trapped! Hitting the traps for NSW 2012

The Lab Without Walls roadshow team hit their staps, and get the show rolling in Broome with an outdoor demonstration of their lab in a suitcase.

Shrink the lab

How the Lab Without Walls team will shrink their lab-in-a-box for National Science Week 2012