No, this isn't an episode of Fear Factor: A group of high school students in Ohio are eating bugs as a unique effort to raise money for land conservation in their area. Members of the school's Wilderness Survival Club participated in the annual "Bug-A-Thon" on Wednesday, and the array of snacks included everything from beetle larva to crickets -- which the club president described as tasting "sort of like fried chicken skin." Some of the bugs were seasoned, fried, and put on pizza, for students with weaker stomachs. Yum!
For the non-squeamish, see the students in action in the video above and head over to MorningJournal.com for the full story!