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