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Baby Brood X cicadas are headed underground. What lies ahead is still a mystery.
Brood X will spend the next 17 years in burrowing, eating, and growing. But the science isn’t completely settled on how the bugs wile away or count their time.
The Brood X cicadas are coming, and you should eat them. Here’s how.
It’s a bugtastic culinary experience!
Why cicadas are showing up in your yard four years early
It’s all a matter of timing.
Setting Insect Data To Music Helps Scientists Find Patterns
The music let you notice the emergent pattern in cicada-singing right away.
Why Do Cicadas Invade In Such Crazy Numbers?
The explanation for the infestation.
Radiolab Wants Your Help To Track The Once-Every-17-Year Cicada “Swarmageddon”
The roar of the millions-strong Magicicada is due back on the east coast this summer--the first time in 17 years. Here's how to track it.