|Carolina Sphynx Moth
|Eastern Hercules Beetle
Schwartz Elementary, OKC
|Long Horned Bee
Will Rogers Elementary, OKC
|Red Fire Ant
OMS Logo Bug
Marlow Middle School, Marlow
As always, the competition was close. If you want to see ALL of the bugs of 2013 (including the one from your school, if your school entered), Click Here!
*Bugsy is our logo. He didn't actually win, but we thought we would be nice to him and act like he did.
Here is a link to the NEW 2013-14 Poster!
What does an award ceremony look like? OMS scientists descend on the winning school bringing prizes, posters and images of the winning bug along with fun activities. Here are some scenes from an Altus Intermediate School Award ceremony
Here are some scenes from an Altus Intermediate School Award ceremony
The PBS "Beauty of Ugly" show, which includes Ugly Bug, was originally aired in November 2007. Now available on DVD through PBS (for purchase) and by rental at verious places (look up "Nature: The Beauty of Ugly").
The Contest begins in August each year with results typically announced in November, December or January.
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This page was last revised Sep 11, 2014.