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17 Year Cicadas

Zombies vs Cicadas: Rising From the Earth, Having Sex, and Dying

Renee Fisher | Posted 04.19.2017 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

If you live in the northeastern part of the United States, next month, against all odds, you will not be thinking about Donald Trump, terrorism, or th...

Cicadas Invade Custard, Capitol

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.29.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Dairy Godmother's newest flavor combines two Summer 2013 standbys: frozen custard and cicadas. Introducing, Cicada Crunch. Okay,...

'Swarmageddon' Update

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.17.2013 | DC

On Monday we made first contact. Now we've made second contact. Since we first heard seventeen year cicadas were spotted in Northern Virginia, we e...

Say 'Cheers!' With A Cicada Cocktail

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you're not quite ready to start cooking with cicadas, The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, D.C. has the drink for you: a Cicada Soirée cock...

10 Cicada Recipes (If You're Feeling Adventurous)

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.15.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The cicadas are here! After 17 years underground, Brood II cicadas are slowly emerging from North Carolina to Connecticut. Eventually...

They're Here!

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.13.2013 | DC

We have made first contact. Billions of 17-year old cicadas primed to rear their red-eyed heads above the ground to mate and dig back underground, ...

This Is What The Cicadas Have Missed In 17 Years

Posted 05.13.2013 | Green

The cicadas are back ... and they've missed a lot. By late May 2013, millions of cicadas will emerge from the ground along the U.S. East Coast for ...

Has Westboro Finally Gone Too Far?

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.07.2013 | Comedy

Ok, so maybe they aren't protesting the cicadas, but why the hell not, they protest everything else....

Cicadas To Emerge In Massive Swarms After 17 Years Underground

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.09.2013 | Green

If you live on the East Coast between Georgia and Connecticut, get ready for the air to be filled with billions of large, buzzing insects known as cic...

How to Survive a Plague: Insect Edition!

Tom Judson | Posted 06.22.2013 | HuffPost Home
Tom Judson

Maybe those demonic brooders aren't even now lurking just below the surface of the Earth, stretching their hexad limbs and blinking awake their millions of smoldering atomic eyes after their 17-year nap.

A Porch, A Cocktail And Billions Of Cicadas Sounds Kinda Nice To Us

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 04.09.2013 | HuffPost Home

A new population of pests is on its way to the east coast, and no, it's not aliens. According to UPI, billions of cicadas will crawl out of the ground...