Return of the world’s noisiest bugs

Billions of insects called cicadas have come out of the ground in the US. Brood X spends 17 years underground and then spends a few months in the open. And, together, can make a noise as loud as a train.

What do You Think?

  • Do you think we are too harsh on insects?
  • What is the most interesting insect you know of?
  • If you could meet and talk to a cicada, what would you ask it?

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