Brood X News & Media Featuring OSU Entomology

June 8, 2021
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BugDoc Dave Shetlar featured on Jimmy Kimmel

June 9 Update: Our very own Dave Shetlar was featured on Jimmy Kimmel last night!  Congrats Dave for making the monologue. He appears just after the 2:00 mark in the YouTube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45DyACMDlk4

Cicada fettuccine: Preparing Brood X to eat with OSU’s ‘BugDoc Dave’,  - Featuring Dave Shetlar Jun 9, 2021. https://www.nbc4i.com/news/cicada-fettucine-preparing-brood-x-to-eat-with-osus-bugdoc-dave/ 

Will eating cicadas get me high? Myths debunked with OSU’s BugDoc. - Featuring Dave Shetlar Jun 7, 2021. https://www.nbc4i.com/news/local-news/will-eating-cicadas-get-me-high-myths-debunked-with-osus-bugdoc/?ipid=promo-link 

Periodical Update: Cicada Observations and Educational Opportunities, Joe Boggs, April 26, 2021: https://bygl.osu.edu/index.php/node/1773 

'Chimney' check: 'Bug doctor' looks at soil conditions before Brood X cicadas surface. Beth Burger - Featuring Dave Shetlar, May 10, 2021: https://www.dispatch.com/story/news/2021/05/10/bug-doc-dave-hunts-soil-brood-x-cicadas-before-emerge/4974168001/

17-year cicadas returning to Ohio in the coming weeks, Karaline Cohen - Featuring Dave Shetlar, April 28, 2021: https://abc6onyourside.com/news/local/17-year-cicadas-returning-to-ohio-in-the-coming-weeks

Brood X Cicadas Lauch 2021 Comeback After 17-Year Hiatus. Andrew Horne- Featuring Joe Boggs, May 23, 2021: https://www.thelantern.com/2021/05/brood-x-cicadas-launch-2021-comeback-after-17-year-hiatus/

Appreciate, don’t fear, the ‘bugs of history’, Barbara Mudrak - Featuring Joe Boggs, May 24, 2021: https://www.farmanddairy.com/top-stories/appreciate-dont-fear-the-bugs-of-history/665503.html

Periodical Cicada - Adult of Magicicada cassini emerging using time-lapse video. Dave Shetlar, May 25, 2021: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zq-4vlWj3u8&ab_channel=DaveShetlar