Dominic Evangelista

Dominic Evangelista

New Jersey


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Published on Jun 30, 2015

Project Update - A year since funding

This project was funded about 14 months ago and a lot has happened since then. Here's a brief overview on the project outcomes and progress.1. Genetics progress: The funds from my donors allowed me...

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Published on Mar 25, 2014

Climate change, conservation and the Rupununi

Climate change is a reality and it's something that effects every corner of the world. That includes the tropics, where seasonal changes are not summer-winter oscillations but wet-dry oscillations....

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Published on Mar 17, 2014

CHALLENGE: Pledge the most money and win the naming rights to a new species of cockroach!

CONTEST NO LONGER ACTIVE as of April 13, 2014You can immortalize your loved ones by naming a star after them. You can commemorate a respected person for the rest of time by naming a crater on Mars ...

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Published on Mar 14, 2014

EncROACHment on NPR's Science Friday

We're featured on NPR today about NYC's cockroaches and amazing cockroach diversity!Please remember to donate! Thanks!

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Published on Mar 13, 2014

Some of my insect art

I have put together some cool photos of insects taken by me and friends over the past few years. Here's a few of them!Polyzosterine cockroach from SE Asia/Australia. One the coolest roaches I have ...

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Published on Mar 07, 2014

Super-cockroach in NYC

A project we did came out a few months ago where we identified a new cockroach in downtown Manhattan. The cool part was, it was no ordinary cockroach. It is a species that has an uncanny ability to...

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