Camel Crickets are Moving In

September 3, 2014 7:14 AM

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A species of cricket known as the camel cricket is said to be moving in and taking residence in U.S. homes. Typically this particular cricket species is native to Asia so scientists have been curious as to how they ended up here. The amount of people spotting these newcomers has been increasing over the years.

For decades these crickets went considerably unnoticed by scientists. An independent study that was just conducted by participants in a citizen science project revealed the startling fact that these bugs may even outnumber us. Even more peculiar is that they have now been found to outnumber the nati...

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