Erica McAlister is a senior curator at the Natural History Museum in London. She’s also the author of The Secret Life of Flies (Firefly Books Ltd.).
A new review suggests the world’s insects are facing catastrophic declines, which could ricochet through food chains—but entomologists say there are still uncertainties.
From South Africa to the Arctic, flies play a role in the pollination of flowering plants—including the crop the provides one of our favorite candies.
In her book The Secret Life of Flies, Erica McAlister introduces us the fascinating members of the extended fly family.