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After 17 Years of Quiet, an Army of Cicadas Are About to Emerge in Parts of The US

t's going to be a very noisy summer in some parts of the United States. After 17 years underground, a brood of periodical cicadas are ready to emerge into the world above in several east coast states. Once they breathe in that first bout of fresh air and shed their underground coats, these harmless insects (of the genus Magicicada) have a mere four to six weeks to live, so there's no time to be shy.  Read more.....



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