Learn about and handle a variety of bugs
Hold bugs, make your own Bobble Bug, or explore the science of beeswax at this one-day, annual event. You can learn about and handle a variety of bugs, including an array of insects and spiders presented by members of the New York City Entomological Society and NYSCI’s own hissing cockroaches. Meet a local beekeeper and sample some honey. Learn the difference between entomology and entomophagy, and even taste a bug!
Yesterday was our second annual Bug Day. We learned about beekeeping and sampled honey with Tim O'Neal of Borough Bees. We learned about cooking insects, complete with tasting, courtesy of Small Stock Foods' David Gracer. We released ladybugs into …