Lab & Field Adventures in the Lab & Field Sniffing out carabids with Athula Attygalle (Steven’s Institute of Tech.). PCR machines hard at work. Green Swamp, near Supply, NC. Utricularia in Arizona! The evolution of chemical defense in carnivorous plants, ICPS Meeting at Kew 2016. Undergraduate Amanda Romaine, public education at the Arizona Insect Festival. Searching for Utricularia in Arizona. March for Science San Diego 2017 Making our way into the Green Swamp, near Supply, NC. Drosera in Black Moshannon State Park, Centre County, PA (July 2017). We Are! A great sampling of quinone-producing Metrius contractus! Found near Blodgett Research Station in Northern California (July 2016). C. Darwin’s experimental greenhouse. Sarracenia in the Green Swamp. Drosera capensis in tissue culture. Adam Rork collects carabids at the Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center in Rock Springs, PA. (September 2017). Dionaea muscipula inflorescence. Texaco scarab. The one that got away! Dionaea muscipula in NC. Visiting Ulrike Bauer (U. Bristol) before ICPS 2016. Reilly McManus (Moore Lab, U. Arizona) holds up a vial of Chlaenius near the edge of a stream, rimmed with loose rocks. (Fall 2016). We grow our carnivorous plants in tissue culture. Well, hello there! Potato Lake in Arizona, an old Utricularia site. Drosera hiding in the Green Swamp, NC. Type specimen of Nepenthes rajah at Kew. Undergraduate Amanda Romaine with Dionaea muscipula. Tanya Renner with Nepenthes truncata at Kew. A diversity goldmine! With Kip Will (UC Berkeley), Wendy Moore (U. Arizona), Aman Gill (UC Berkeley), and Reilly McManus (U. Arizona). What’s in here? Visiting Ulrike Bauer’s (U. Bristol) growth chamber and numerous Nepenthes. Wish we could do research in here! C. Darwin’s experimental greenhouse. Working hard on carabid transcriptomics with Reilly McManus (U. Arizona). Sarracenia in Black Moshannon State Park, Centre County, PA (July 2017).