Author Archive for Cara Newlon

Cicadas Brought in From New Jersey for D.C. Insect Tasting

There was one problem with the Dutch Embassy's cicada tasting, held yesterday in honor of the District's cicada swarm: D.C.'s cicadas never really appeared. So instead, the embassy brought them in from New Jersey. The Brood II cicadas were sourced by University of Maryland entomology professor Michael Raupp. "By the time this event took place, the cicadas in Maryland […]

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