Link Swarm: September 6, 2016 By Brian on September 6, 2016

(Image from


As we read things on the internet, we bookmark them to share with you fine, fine folks. Generally we intend to share them one at a time, but if we fall behind we end up with a swarm of insect-related links. So here are a bunch of them at once!

The Insect Innovation Network - Connect to speed up insect innovations through business & knowledge.

Insects as Sustainable Food Ingredients - This book about Production, Processing and Food Applications is out now, and looks great!

Cookie Martinez - Columbian street-food in Toronto, Ontario, with an entomo twist.

North American Edible Insects Coalition - Lots of great folks getting involved with this.

How Not to Eat Insects - Insects can be hunted to extinction, too.

A Mealworm Meal? - Dal students' startup goes international.

Can Eating Insects Save the World? - 2013 BBC Documentary.

What Happens To Your Body When You Eat Bugs - Eat This, Not That.

Recent Posts
Vlog: Eating Grasshoppers
In the third instalment of our infrequently-released video blog, Maddy and I ate grasshoppers for the first time! Well, it's technically a compilation of our first two attempts at eating grasshoppers,…
Thursday September 1, 2016
A little cricket told me that I have Celiac disease.
Okay, so a cricket didn’t literally walk up to me and say, “hey Maddy -- you have the symptoms of Celiac. Maybe you should go check that out.” (though admittedly,…
Thursday August 25, 2016
Went Fishin'
Readers of the site might notice that we've been a bit quiet lately. Other than an awesome Donuts recipe we posted at the beginning of the week, we haven't posted…
Wednesday August 24, 2016
HOW TO: Rehydrate Freeze-Dried Insects
Maddy and I got some grasshoppers recently from Grub in the UK. We're super-excited to be branching out into another species, because we've never had grasshoppers before. This is what they…
Thursday June 30, 2016
Show Comments