Spotted in NEJC: The bugs of summer

We’ve had a number of readers send in interesting shots of cicadas in various states of development over the past couple weeks. Mission Hills resident Rusty Leffel sent us this show of a just-molted cicadas drying out:

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And reader Nancy Morgan passed along this shot taken by her 12-year-old son Henry of a “very large” critter perched on their porch:

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As always, if you spot something cool through your viewfinder you’d like to share with our readers, send it our way!