This is the episode that started it all! We introduce what makes an insect an insect and show you the unusual way insects taste their food. Don't forget to check out the Remix Challenge at the end -- scan and send us your ideas and we'll post them on our Web site!
Kristie Reddick and Jessica Honaker are The Bug Chicks. They each have Masters Degrees in Entomology and love to teach people about insects and spiders. They also run Solpugid Productions where they are involved in all sorts of entomological endeavors including the popular Bug Bytes podcast, produced in collaboration with the Texas A&M University Department of Entomology. For more from The Bug Chicks, check out their website at http://www.thebugchicks.com!