Shorts: The Septendecennial Sing-Along May 14, 2013

from Radiolab from WNYC· ·

Every 17 years, a deafening sex orchestra hits the East Coast -- billions and billions of cicadas crawl out of the ground, sing their hearts out, then mate and die. In this short, Jad and Robert talk to a man who gets inside that noise to dissect its meaning and musical components.



Shorts: The Septendecennial Sing-Along