How did people first figure out that it was cicadas that make this noise? I could see that taking a long time.
Were there just like a thousand years where people were like “yeah, the trees are screaming. They do that in the summer.”
I am a poet, writer of short fiction, compulsive reader, and Horror nerd. I've taught Composition I and II, American Lit, and Critical Thinking courses to adults for many years and sideline as an editor and technical writer.
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