Paul Marek is a research associate in the Department of Entomology at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.
A Millipede That (Almost) Lives Up to the Name
No millipede has 1000 feet—but the species Illacme plenipes comes closest, with up to 750.
Lightning Bug of a Different Color
Forget the fireflies, some millipedes glow in the dark too.