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Episode II: Going Back in Time

Before Brood X makes its appearance, Dr. Gene Kritsky shares some of the history of cicada brood emergences in what we now know as the eastern United States.

What did indigenous peoples and colonizers think of the bugs? And you’ll even hear a bit about how they taste.

Cory Sharber attended Murray State University majoring in journalism and political science and comes to Cincinnati Public Radio from NPR Member station WKMS.