Image of the Day: Fossilized Eyes
Image of the Day: Fossilized Eyes
Both modern and ancient crane fly eyes contain eumelanin, a light-screening pigment.
Image of the Day: Fossilized Eyes
Image of the Day: Fossilized Eyes

Both modern and ancient crane fly eyes contain eumelanin, a light-screening pigment.

Both modern and ancient crane fly eyes contain eumelanin, a light-screening pigment.

crane flies
Genghis Jon
Cristina Luiggi | Feb 1, 2012
By helping Mongolians cultivate an understanding of their native insect fauna, scientists hope to protect the country's unique yet fragile ecosystems.
Swarming Mongolia
Cristina Luiggi | Feb 1, 2012
For the past decade and a half, a crew of about 20 entomologists, water ecologists, and other specialists converges on the shorelines of Mongolia’s lakes, rivers, and streams, just when swarms of aquatic insects do the same.