News & media


ASU locust team offers a helping hand
Arizona State University, July 14, 2016

Workshop on bioecology, impact, and management of locusts and grasshoppers
Senasa, May 6, 2016

Sustainability @ ASU magazine: Cover feature
Arizona State University, June 2016

How to stop a plague of locusts
Motherboard, Jan 28, 2016


Australian locust activity under the microscope of US researchers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Nov 15, 2015

ASU scientist who studies locust swarms named to Popular Science’s Brilliant 10
ASU News, Sep 23, 2015

Brilliant 10: Arianne Cease prevents biblical plagues with modern data
Popular Science magazine, Sep 23, 2015

On the lookout for locusts
ASU’s Ask A Biologist, Sep 2015

On the lookout for locusts Career Path Podcast
ASU’s Ask A Biologist, Sep 2015

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ASU’s Ask A Biologist, Sep 2015

ASU professor has love bug for locusts
The State Press, Sep 2015


The Science Show with Robyn Williams, ABC Australia radio interview
July 26, 2014


Avoiding locust outbreaks worldwide
Far Eastern Agriculture, page 35, November, 2013

Agricultural Economist to help explore sustainable ways to manage locust outbreaks worldwide
Colorado State University, October 4, 2013

McGill’s Robinson to help explore sustainable ways to manage locust outbreaks worldwide
McGill University, October 2, 2013

Linking land use and locusts
Yale University, October 2, 2013

ASU researchers develop sustainable ways to manage locust outbreaks worldwide
Arizona State University, September 30, 2013

Locusts prefer to eat poor quality pastures: Uni of Sydney research
New South Wales Country Hour by Michael Condon, ABC Australia radio interview, September 23, 2013

Keeping locusts at bay
Sydney Morning Herald, September 11, 2013


Locust repellents
Down to Earth magazine, India, February 29, 2012

Overgrazing Linked to Locust Outbreaks
Voice of America, February 25, 2012

Genesis of a Plague
Time Magazine, infographic, page 18, February 13, 2012

For Locusts, Overgrazed Land Is a Treat
New York Times Green Blog, February 1, 2012

Nitrogen fertiliser ‘could prevent locust swarms’
Science and Development Network, January 27, 2012

Heavy Livestock Grazing Promotes Locust Outbreaks by Lowering Plant Nitrogen Content
Science Magazine, podcast’ January 27, 2012

Überweidung fördert Insektenplage (Overgrazing promotes insect infestation)
Deutschlandfunk, radio interview, January 27, 2012

Locust Heaven
This week in SCIENCE, January 27, 2012

Slideshow: Low‐Quality Plants Power Locust Outbreak
ScienceNow, January 26, 2012

Live interview
BBC World Service, January 26, 2012

Science: Protein‐Rich Diets Are Harmful to North Asian Locust
AAAS News, January 26, 2012

Overgrazed grasslands tied to locust outbreaks
Arizona State University, January 24, 2012

Grasshopper swarms take young researcher to China
Arizona State University, November 9, 2010