The Author

Sara Lewis, for firefly story.

Sara Lewis is an ecologist and professor of Biology at Tufts University. She has spent the past thirty years studying insect behavior, ecology, and evolution. In addition to writing numerous scientific articles, Prof. Lewis has given a TED talk and has written popular articles for Scientific American, Undark, CNN, The Guardian, and National Wildlife. Her research has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and BBC, along with numerous radio shows and podcasts.

Tufts Team Firefly 2005