A cicada on a picnic table in Cumru Township, Pennsylvania.
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.