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Cicadas are warm weather insects. They emerge only after the ground temperature reaches the mid-60s. The cicadas don’t get fooled into emerging during January thaws or during early spring warm spells.
By emerging from the ground in a prime-number-driven cycle, the cicadas are able to avoid more predators
Tiny drones such as the CICADA have the potential to transform the way we fights wars.
Thousands have tried to unmask the cryptics Youtube account Webdriver Torso -- but only one zany blogged succeeded.
A scavenger hunt leading to nowhere. Endless strings of senseless code. What does it all mean? No one knows.
Last week, for the first time in over a month, I heard no cicadas when I ran the trails at Manassas Battlefied Park.
(Amanda Voisard / FOR THE WASHINGTON POST)
As with humans, circadian rhythms seem to play a role in the lives of insects.
Don't shoot those wild beasts -- knit them!
(Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP)
With Obama’s judicial nominees no longer languishing in the Senate, can the GOP still be called obstructionist?
At an event at the Dutch Embassy, the menu is likely to bug you.
I don't care what they called it, it's totally not a cicada.
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