Entomologist

FILE -- A glass vial containing bedbugs. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Professor Braves Thousands Of Bed Bug Bites In Name Of Research

Bed bugs have been frustrating New Yorkers for years, piggybacking on clothes, hitching rides in taxis, and worst of all cozying up in bed at night.

02/16/2015

Fruit flies swarm a piece of fruit (credit: CBS 2)

Fruit Flies Damaging Long Island Berry Crops, Could Cause Price Hike

Consumers in the New York area are now on alert after the Asian fruit fly that first caused millions of dollars in damage to the cherry harvest in the west has made its way east via wind currents.

09/10/2013

Mosquitoes

Mosquito Danger Higher Than Usual In Connecticut This Year

Experts warned this weekend that the hot weather in recent weeks could mean a greater insect problem this year in Connecticut.

08/03/2013

Rutgers University Entomologists Battle Bedbugs In Jersey City Housing Project

Entomologists from Rutgers University are moving in to a Jersey City housing project infested with bedbugs to create a national model for controlling the pests.

05/04/2011