Paper Discussion #4 and Twitter Assignment

Since you guys are starting to talk about insect evolution next week, I thought it might be fun to read a short Science paper that tries to explain why Doug's favorite insect order (Coleoptera - I'm partial to hymenoptera myself) is so damn diverse! 


Inordinate Fondness Explained

The only groups who haven't presented yet will go! Group 4 on Monday (the front right table) and group 7 on Tuesday (the back right table).

This next week's Twitter/Email assignment is a simple one - We're tackling the families of Odonata and Orthoptera next week - send me the name of a cool family within each of these orders and something about it's natural history. Keep it short (140 characters or less).