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Locust Tech

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Apr 28, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 18:49
Locusts swarmed East Africa last summer, threatening to destroy the food supply for millions of people. But they weren’t as bad as they could have been. Penn State entomologist David Hughes is part of an international team that made groundbreaking use of technology to mitigate last year’s invasion; this year, they’re prepping for another swarm.