West Virginia’s Newly Observed Zombie Cicadas Are Literally Losing Their Minds

Just when you thought 2020 couldn’t get any weirder… it has. So say scientists who came to West Virginia this spring to study a mind-altering fungus that’s turning cicadas into zombies.

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But let’s get through the rest of 2020 before we start thinking about that, shall we?

To read the original study on Massospora, see this link. To begin preparing for a Zombie invasion in West Virginia, you’ll definitely want to read this helpful info.

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