Ecology

Insects are Better than You

Insects are Better than You

Whenever I meet someone new, say at a Christmas cookie party, the conversation typically goes something like this:  “I’m a realtor here in town. What do you do?”   “I work in the rainforest and study monkeys. I’m going on expedition in January to Brazil.”  “Really? Monkeys? In the rainforest? Wait—doesn’t that mean lots of…bugs?”