A cicada hunter at night (Photo: SGGP)

The quest for cicada pupae

As sudden early-season rain showers wipe away the blazing summer heat, baby cicadas would start shedding their skins. Attracted by the delicacy that is molting cicadas, insect hunters have found themselves venturing into distant woods at night collecting cicada pupae – a way for them to make some cash and also relive childhood memories in the process.