Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Year

Volunteering at the Siam Insect Zoo

Just north of Chiang Mai, in the more rural province of Mae Rim, you can find a peculiar, but wonderful place: The Siam Insect Zoo.┬áThis insect zoo and museum was started by local entomologist, Pisuth Ek-Annuay. Out of his passion for studying insects, Annuay made a┬álarge museum of pinned insects from around the world, which… Continue reading Volunteering at the Siam Insect Zoo

Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Year

Southeast Asian Butterflies

For the insect enthusiast or general admirer who wants to put a name to the beauties they’ve been seeing: I present a modest collection of photographs and the most accurate identifications I can provide here of butterflies I have found or helped raise in Thailand and Malaysia. As one of the most admired insect groups,… Continue reading Southeast Asian Butterflies