Encore: Cricket Radio: Tuning In the Night-Singing Insects


Today on Focus, award-winning writer John Himmelman seeks to reconnect us with the sounds of the night that so often escape our notice. He'll explain the purposes and meanings of the sounds made by various crickets and katydids. He also offers instructions on how to attract these insects to our own back yards.

Guest: John Himmelman (author of Cricket Radio: Tuning In the Night-Singing Insects).

Host: Celeste Quinn.

This is a repeat broadcast from Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 11 AM.