(Twitter, Brian Spiesman @BrianSpiesman) “I invite you to check out BeeMachine.org, a deep learning web app for identifying bumble bee species from images. BeeMachine v1.0 IDs 36 species of N. American bumble bees.”
(Twitter, British Ecological Society @BritishEcolSoc) “In research published today in @MethodsEcolEvol, @tokehoye et al. describe a robot‐enabled image‐based identification machine, which can automatically identify, sort and estimate the biomass of invertebrates”
(Encyclopedia of Life) Observer cards from the Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) are designed to develop the art and science of observing nature. Each set of cards provides key traits and techniques necessary to make accurate and useful scientific observations. Available as an eBook or printable deck. EOL includes the participation of institutions such as the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and Harvard University.