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Everything's Coming Up Roses

Nanase Nakanishi

Everything's coming up roses at the Bohart Museum of Entomology on the UC Davis campus. Roses? Make that rose-haired tarantulas. See, the Bohart not only houses some seven million insect specimens in its quarters in 1124 Academic Surge, but they have...

Nanase Nakanishi
Nanase Nakanishi

NEW BROOCH--Nanase Nakanishi, a UC Davis student who plans to become a veterinarian, cares for this rose-haired tarantula at the Bohart Museum. It's one of the live insects in the museum, which houses more than seven million specimens. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Close-Up
Close-Up

CLOSE-UP of the exquisite rose-haired taranatula, a native of Chile. It's known for its gentleness and is a favorite at the Bohart Museum of Entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Praying Mantis
Praying Mantis

PRAYING MANTIS perches on Nanase Nakanishi's hand at the Bohart Museum of Entomology, UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Monday, November 2, 2009 at 5:41 PM

Saving the Bees, One Shirt at a Time

Saving the Bees

Officials at the UC Davis Department of Entomology and the Bohart Museum of Entomology are saving the bees--one T-shirt at a time. Fran Keller, a doctoral candidate in entomology, and Nanase Nakanishi, a senior animal science major, teamed to create a...

Saving the Bees
Saving the Bees

SPORTING the new honey bee t-shirts they created to raise funds for honey bee research at UC Davis are Nanase Nakanishi (left), an animal science major and a student employee at the Bohart Museum of Entomology, and Fran Keller, a doctoral student in entomology. Nanase models the front, and Fran, the back. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Close-Up
Close-Up

BACK of the new honey bee t-shirt features a newly emerged bee tucked inside a line drawing of a hive. Proceeds benefit honey bee research at UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Friday, October 23, 2009 at 6:28 PM

Your Main Squeeze

Horror Stress Ball

C’mon, you know you want one. Who wouldn’t want a horror skull stress ball to relieve the tension of today's world? Here's what you do. Take one stress ball. Place it in the palm of your hand and squeeze. From...

Horror Stress Ball
Horror Stress Ball

Squeeze this stress ball and out will pop either assorted bugs, worms, frogs or rats. Nanase Nakanishi, a UC Davis student majoring in animal science, and an employee at the Bohart Museum of Entomology, displays what it does. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Cricket Lick-Its
Cricket Lick-Its

Nanase Nakanishi (left) and Grace Wong, UC Davis students and employees at the Bohart Museum of Entomology, display the Cricket Lick-Its available at the Bohart Museum. Nanase, majoring in animal science, moved to Davis from New Jersey. Grace, majoring in environmental science, is from Benicia. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Just One
Just One

Each lollipop contains a nutritious cricket. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Friday, October 17, 2008 at 3:54 PM
 
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