Storyboard

Brood X Cicadas Are Invading, But Some Foodies Are Feasting

Cicadas can be found in abundance every year. But the Brood X cicadas that have been underground for the last 17 years are really running rampant this summer in the U.S. They are big, loud, sex-crazed, and number in the billions. But they aren't dangerous, don't harm the environment, and some foodies consider them a delicacy. Here's a chance to view these periodical insects up close, while still keeping your distance.

Brood X Cicadas Are Invading, But Some Foodies Are Feasting

Photo: ic-cdn.flipboard.com

Continue to read
15 stories in this Storyboard

Related articles

More stories from Insects

More stories from Brood X