American Museum of Natural History

Lou Sorkin in AMNH video, more bed bug bite photos

October 18, 2010

The American Museum of Natural History produced this wonderful short video of Louis Sorkin talking about bed bugs, and feeding bed bugs on his hand: Click here to view on YouTube if the embedded video above does not work for you. I know you’ll also want to read Lou Sorkin: On the Front Line in […]

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Lou Sorkin, “The man who lets the bed bugs bite”

February 21, 2009

The New York Times had a slightly more personal story on our friend Dr. Louis Sorkin yesterday, “The man who lets the bed bugs bite.” In it, Lou talks about how people have always brought bugs to him at the American Museum of Natural History, asking for identifications. And ten years ago, they started bringing […]

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Article on Lou Sorkin’s work in forensic entomology

November 5, 2008

This article in the News Transcript details a recent visit of our friend Lou Sorkin, of the American Museum of Natural History, to the Manalapan Englishtown Middle School, where he spoke to eighth graders about his work in forensic entomology: … Sorkin discussed how he is called upon by medical examiners in New York and […]

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