Keeney and Insectary featured in The Lantern

March 20, 2019
dune scorpion at insectary

Curator of the Acarology Collection at the MBD and EEOB Research Associate, George Keeney, discusses inhabitants and educational experiences at the Insectary with The Lantern.

Kibbey interviewed in Popular Science

March 4, 2019

Marc Kibbey, Assistant Curator of the Fish Division, EEOB, was interviewed for a February 25th Popular Science article entitled,"The endangered species list is full of ghosts."

Lisle Gibbs honored as Distinguished Scholar

February 22, 2019
Gibbs with ASC leaders Distinguished Scholar Award
Provost Bruce McPheron and a group of leaders from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Office of Research surprised Professor Lisle Gibbs with the Distinguished Scholar Award.  Only six awards are given university-wide.  

Mael Glon's photo on cover of Freshwater Crayfish journal

February 13, 2019
Mael Glon's crayfish cover

EEOB Graduate student, Mael Glon, won the photo contest at last year's International Association of Astacology symposium in Pittsburgh. The association has chosen his image for the cover photo on the upcoming issue of Freshwater Crayfish.

Gibbs Research featured in Ohio State News

February 11, 2019

A new study from the Gibbs Lab suggests that while one rattlesnake may routinely feast on lizard meat, its seemingly identical neighbor snake might strike and strike and never kill its would-be reptilian prey.

Pre-order A Naturalist's Guide to the Fishes of Ohio

February 7, 2019
A Naturalist's Guide to the Fishes of Ohio cover

A Naturalist's Guide to the Fishes of Ohio is available for pre-order! This book was written by former EEOB and MBD staff member Brian Zimmerman and used our collections to verify and interpret the biodiversity of fish in Ohio.