Frozen Frogs and Climate Change

As part of the activities of the Yale Peabody Museum’s 26th annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., I presented a talk about “Frozen Frogs and Climate Change” live from my lab in New Haven, CT. During the talk, I performed a science demonstration to show how we go from preserved museum tissue samples to extracting DNA! This work was also featured on an article on the Yale Peabody Museum website

That’s What I Call Science! Podcast

I had the pleasure to be interviewed by Dr. Kate Johnson and featured on the podcast That’s what I call Science! I am featured on Episode 163: AUS meets USA: Yale Part 2. My interview starts at minute 12:53

Episode 194: Bugs, Beetles and Blazes That's what I call Science!

Join us for an exciting episode with Dr. Shasta Henry, an intrepid Entomologist, educator, and inspiring science communicator. From exploring the Amazon to guiding white water rafts in Canada, Shasta shares her adventures with us. As a winner of the Inspiring Women in STEM fellowship in 2022, she enlightens us about the world of insects and her research on the impact of fire on insect communities in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Additionally, Shasta shares her personal journey of overcoming ADHD struggles. This episode is a must-listen for everyone!Show theme music: Kevin MacLeodHost: Olly Dove (@littledove440)Co-Host: Hannah Moore (@HannahCMoore)Production: Hannah Moore (@HannahCMoore) Media & Promotion: Georgia Stewart (@ggstew25)
  1. Episode 194: Bugs, Beetles and Blazes
  2. Episode 193: Inspiring Women in STEMM 2023: Mona Jalali
  3. Episode 192: Inspiring Women in STEMM 2023: Vimarsha Kodithuwakku
  4. Episode 191: Inspiring Women in STEMM 2023: Marlee Wells
  5. Episode 190: Antarctica's Seismic Symphony

Alaska Magazine – April 2022

My collegue A. Z. Andis Arietta wrote a very fun article about our summer 2021 trip to the Alaskan Arctic for the April 2022 issue of Alaska Magazine.