What makes science beautiful (and entertaining)? See this video.

What makes science beautiful? Find out by watching this video of the same name. It’s entertaining, and by viewing it, y0u’re enhancing the video’s success in the 2012 Entomological Society of America YouTube Your Entomology contest. The video was produced on location at Lake Mývatn in northeast Iceland by  Jamin Dreyer and Claudio Gratton. It’s a parody of the boy band One Direction’s music video for the song “What Makes You Beautiful.” This version features the science band Midge Direction, consisting of members of the Gratton research team that study midge ecology at Lake Mývatn.