Outdoors

20 wild animals to steer clear of during mating season

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Cicadas

Most of us know that cicada calls are annoying, but it’s less known that they can cause actual hearing damage. Apparently, scientists studying hearing have found a field full of cicadas can emit enough sound that it can cause “physical and psychological strain in humans.” So if you’re in cicada country, you may want to invest in earplugs.

 

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