Love is in the air this spring in the eastern United States, where billions of c…
Love is in the air this spring in the eastern United States, where billions of cicadas will soon appear in the biggest emergence event since 2004. These cicadas have been feeding beneath the soil for 17 years. When they are back above ground, finding a mate will be a top priority. The loud, buzzing drone cicadas make is actually a mating song emitted by the males.
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