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John Oliver Has A Message For All The Cicadas Emerging After 17 Years Underground
The bugs are waking up to a very different world.
Zombies vs Cicadas: Rising From the Earth, Having Sex, and Dying
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The cicadas are looking for nearby trees. Once they find them, there is the NOISE. Unlike zombies, who are basically silent
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Billions Of Cicadas Are About To Rise From The Earth, Have Sex And Die
Here's what all the buzz is about.
The Day of the Cicada
Eliza De La Portilla
Homesteader and Homeschooling Mom
While waiting for my husband and our toddler to come back from the gate, I stood enveloped in the sound. I recognized the
Ain't No Party Like A Cicada Party!
If you were prepping yourself for the cicada invasion of 2013, you might have been sorely disappointed (less so if you live
Why Are Cicadas So Loud? It Might Be Brood to Ask
Biologist and Host, 'Nature in a New York Minute'
This June, periodical cicadas treated certain areas of the East Coast to their eerie serenade of love. Okay, some would call it less than a serenade, and granted, I wouldn't want a cicada to whisper sweet nothings in my ear at his impressive volume of 90 dB (give or take).
Barbecued Cicada Video Is Hilarious, Utterly Revolting
Or...maybe not. The trick? Pull off the wings, keep the heat on low, and remove just as the eyes start to bulge. If prepared
2013 Cicada Invasion May Have Been Disappointing (Unless You Live In Staten Island)
Super(abundant) bugs Simon said so far her colleagues have not discovered any major changes in the spread of Brood II. She
Cicadas' New York City Visit Won't Happen In 2013 After All
New Yorkers have been anxious about the cicadas arrival for weeks. That loud buzz and all those omnipresent discarded shells
Cicada Custard, Cicada Cam Keep Washington Entertained During Invasion Hype
WASHINGTON -- The Dairy Godmother's newest flavor combines two Summer 2013 standbys: frozen custard and cicadas. Introducing
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As Cicadas Invade, Entomologists Have a Field Day
Entomologist Cole Gilbert finds them "amazing." And after listening to him discourse about the species over lunch late last month, I think I understand why. Cicadas (Magicicada septendecim) -- like many of the species Gilbert studies -- are just plain weird.
Live Cicada Cam May Make Your Skin Crawl (VIDEO)
If you haven't had the pleasure of experiencing the cicada invasion firsthand, then Discovery's Science Channel has the perfect
2013 Cicadas' Parents Had An Eventful Year In 1996 (PHOTOS)
Yes, yes, the Brood II cicadas are emerging. They'll be loud, they'll be tasty and they'll be having a buzz-filled mating
Brood II Cicadas Now Bugging New Yorkers
After a dark 17-year juvenile period underground, hormones and warm soil temperatures (64 degrees Fahrenheit to be precise
I'm With Stupid: His Boy Elroy's Piping Hot Protein-Layer Pizza
Buckler of swashes
You could call it life imitating
, but I feel like other portrayals of the future have featured similar contraptions. Regardless, it appears the future is now, people. Science has finally caught up with Hanna-Barbera. We're going to have food machines soon.
Tuning In to the Music of Cicadas
Author, 'Bug Music: How Insects Gave Us Rhythm and Noise'
Although the arrival of the Brood II 17-year cicadas has been heralded for a hundred and fifty years, they have never gotten such a welcome in the media as in 2013. Nearly every news outlet is full of stories on the impending Swarmageddon, Cicadapocalypse, or other insect disaster.
Sex-Crazed Zombie Cicadas EXPLAINED
D.C. Cicada Invasion: More And More Insects Spotted Around The DMV
On Monday we made first contact. Now we've made second contact. But fear not! With highs in the 80s the past few days, the
Cicada Cocktail: Ritz-Carlton Cicada Soirée Comes Topped With Chocolate Bug
The Ritz-Carlton won't be the only D.C. destination serving cicada-themed drinks. When Brood X cicadas emerged from the ground
Cicada Recipes: 10 Ways To Use Cicadas In Your Next Soup, Sandwich Or Dessert
For everyone else, we've rounded up 10 tasty ways to make use of Swarmageddon 2013. Let us know if you try any of the recipes
Cicadas Northern Virginia: 2013 'Swarmageddon' Insects Spotted In D.C. Area
We have made first contact. And check out just how much these cicadas have missed since the last time they saw sunlight! Billions
Brood II Cicadas Have Missed A Lot In The Past 17 Years
The cicadas are back ... and they've missed a lot. The insects won't cause harm to humans or animals and you can track the
Cicada Sound Demonstrated In Audio Recording
The cicadas are coming. Soon. Billions of the red-eyed bugs are expected to swarm the East Coast for six weeks after temperatures
The Cicadas Are Back!
After 17 years underground, billions of cicadas are about to emerge all over the East Coast. Although they might be harmless, they'll outnumber humans 600 to 1. Louis Sorkin from the Museum of Natural History joins us to tell us what we need to know.
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