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