Cicada

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Cicada
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Cicada 3301 is a mysterious organization seeking "highly intelligent individuals"

Wikipedia : "Cicada 3301 is a name given to an enigmatic organization that on three occasions has posted a set of complex puzzles and ARGs to recruit capable cryptanalysts from the public. Read the rest ... [Published Boing Boing - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Cicada, Wikipedia
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Bye, see you next year [Commentary]

Wow. That was fast.I distinctly remember thinking during the cool, wet spring that summer would never arrive. Now I flip open my calendar and see that Labor Day is Monday. My Facebook feed is filled with back-to-school pictures of children. Summer is ... [Published Baltimore Sun - 2 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Preschool Science Activity: Animals Above and...

at 7:00 am , by Liesl DenIn ED’s preschool science we are still talking about plants and animals. On this day we talked about animals and plant parts that live above or below the ground.We talked about how some animals like the grub or the cicada live ... [Published Parents.com - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Planarian, Mealworm, Cicada
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Nature You Meet in the Mountains #35

Flora & Fauna of Korea #35Korea.net publishes a series of articles, “Nature You Meet in the Mountains,” about the peninsula’s mushrooms, insects, trees and herbs & flowers.InsectsName: 털매미, TurmaemiScientific name: Platypleura kaempferi (Fabricius)Distribution: ... [Published Korea.net - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Cicada, Insect, SPORE
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Cicada killers: Menacing wasps can take down prey 3 times their size

These wasps might be the most terrifying creatures in the world. That is, if you happen to be a cicada, or at least a very cicada-empathizing human. Meet the cicada killer , a wasp in the genus Sphecius, so named because it hunts cicadas, then provisions ... [Published Mother Nature Network - 21 hours ago]
Entities: Cicada, Larva, Pollinator
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Where the buoys are ... (er, they were missing this morning).

Not so picturesque on this Fallish-feeling, foggy morn …Today was one of those lazy-hazy-crazy days ofSummer they sing about. When I left thehouse this morning, it was still a little foggy … and that’s no description ofyours truly. I decided to walk down ... [Published Wyandotte Patch - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Robert Miller: Meet the summer chorus nearly as loud as a jet engine

It's the annual argument, hashed out every late summer night.Did Katy? Or didn't she?It's that time of the year, the August and September bug chorus that goes on until the first frost ends it. Then, it's crows and owls until spring and the return of songbirds ... [Published News-Times - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Fond cicada memories

A big part of my childhood was spent outside playing, running, riding my bike, building forts, catching lightning bugs and toads and as I reminisced last week, climbing trees.I was always fascinated when I came upon the hollow shells of cicadas. I’d collect ... [Published Killeen Daily Herald - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

I found a metaphor in the garden by the front steps.

The shed skin of a cicada :In China, the phrase "to shed off the golden cicada skin"(金蝉脱壳, pinyin: jīnchán tuōqiào) is the poetic name of the tactic of using deception to escape danger, specifically of using decoys (leaving the old shell) to fool ... [Published Althouse - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

School has started, ready or not

Hello, we meet and greet you with the news of Upper Adams amidst very busy times, things to do and places to go (if you are able). Hardly know where to start. Schools reopened - ready or not. Good luck and use extra caution. South Mountain Fair provided ... [Published Gettysburg Times - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Cicada killers are more buzz than bite

_ One of the most frightening insects many people encounter during the summer is cicada killers. Although they are around every year, this past week a 65-year-old woman told me she had never seen them before. Even though they are nearly 2 inches long, ... [Published Augusta Chronicle - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ecrypt Technologies and Cicada Security Technology Enter into a Marketing Alliance

Ecrypt continues to implement its strategy of rapid time-to-market new product development with Unique Offerings for Growing MarketsBOULDER, COLORADO--(Marketwired - Aug. 21, 2014) - Ecrypt Technologies (OTCQB:ECRY) announced today that Cicada Security ... [Published MarketWired - Aug 21 2014]

Quotes

Wikipedia : "Cicada 3301 is a name given to an enigmatic organization that on three occasions has posted a set of complex puzzles and ARGs to recruit capable cryptanalysts from the public."
"The pigeon was a biological storm," conservationist Aldo Leopold once wrote. "He was the lightning that played between two opposing potentials of intolerable intensity: the fat of the land and the oxygen of the air. Yearly the feathered tempest roared up, down, and across the continent, sucking up the laden fruits of forest and prairie, burning them in a traveling blast of life."
...infancy," said Masatsugu Shimomura, a professor at the Chitose Institute of Science and Technology and head of the biomimetics promotion council. "We need to step up efforts to implement joint projects across scientific fields."
"They'll get next to walls, or curled leaves, to amplify their sound" he said

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Cicada 3301 is a mysterious organization seekin... [Published Boing Boing - 2 hours ago]
Bye, see you next year [Commentary] [Published Baltimore Sun - 2 hours ago]
100 years later, the passenger pigeon still hau... [Published Mother Nature Network - 5 hours ago]
Preschool Science Activity: Animals Above and... [Published Parents.com - 6 hours ago]
Nature You Meet in the Mountains #35 [Published Korea.net - 9 hours ago]
Cicada killers: Menacing wasps can take down pr... [Published Mother Nature Network - 21 hours ago]
Where the buoys are ... (er, they were missing ... [Published Wyandotte Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Harmonic Convergence [Published Food Arts - Aug 25 2014]
That bug you just swatted could be key to a new... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 25 2014]
Sarus Festival review: 'A Midsummer Night's Dr... [Published Star News Online - Aug 24 2014]
Robert Miller: Meet the summer chorus nearly as... [Published News-Times - Aug 24 2014]
Bamboo architecture for dystopian times [Published Boston Globe - Aug 24 2014]
Adriana Zoder: This Tennessee humidity feels li... [Published Mountain Press - Aug 24 2014]
Greek beach holiday [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 24 2014]
A beautiful cover for rains [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 23 2014]
Recharge with a ‘forest bath’ [Published Sakonnet Times - Aug 23 2014]
Why I sold my eggs [Published The Week Magazine - Aug 23 2014]
Cheap train to the north with Basho [Published Japan Times - Aug 23 2014]
Let Us Now Praise Famous Rednecks [Published Daily Beast - Aug 23 2014]
Fond cicada memories [Published Killeen Daily Herald - Aug 23 2014]
Hua Hin becomes the latest resort in Thailand t... [Published Travel and Tour World - Aug 23 2014]
After Nights Of Calm, Three Scenes Of Life Arou... [Published St. Louis Public Radio - Aug 23 2014]
Behind the Collections [Published Greenwich Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Jeff Award Nominations Announced [Published Lighting and Sound America - Aug 22 2014]
'Big Bugs' at the Minnesota Zoo make us think [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Aug 22 2014]
I found a metaphor in the garden by the front s... [Published Althouse - Aug 22 2014]
The naked Italians in Barcelona are a sad refle... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 22 2014]
We’ll Be Back Monday, Unless We Decide Against ... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 22 2014]
School has started, ready or not [Published Gettysburg Times - Aug 22 2014]
Insects for dinner? Idea bugs some, while other... [Published Viet Nam News - Aug 22 2014]
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Cicada 3301 is a mysterious organization seekin... [Published Boing Boing - 2 hours ago]
Wikipedia : "Cicada 3301 is a name given to an enigmatic organization that on three occasions has posted a set of complex puzzles and ARGs to recruit capable cryptanalysts from the public. Read the rest ...
I found a metaphor in the garden by the front s... [Published Althouse - Aug 22 2014]
The shed skin of a cicada :In China, the phrase "to shed off the golden cicada skin"(金蝉脱壳, pinyin: jīnchán tuōqiào) is the poetic name of the tactic of using deception to escape danger, specifically of using decoys (leaving the old shell) to fool ...
Traffic Congestion Hits Peak as Japan Enters Ob... [Published WSJ.com: Japan Real Time - Aug 13 2014]
Fireworks, the sound of cicadas and shaved ice desserts are some of the seasonal traditions this time of the year in Japan. But summer isn't quite complete without the news of dreadful traffic congestion that takes place during the country's Obon holiday ...
Cicada hairstyle [Published Boing Boing - Aug 06 2014]
Japanese geek media celeb Shoko Nakagawa enhances her hairdo with cicada shells. (via Dangerous Minds) Read the rest ...
Look to the Skies: Three Medical Advances Owed ... [Published NaviNet News Feed - Jul 25 2014]
In a week of seemingly endless horrific news, we share some lasting gifts of that magical July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 Moonwalk and the NASA Space Program. Thomas Donnell, Isabelle Groper, and Conor Ingari describe three medical breakthrough technologies ...
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