New York City is made up of five boroughs: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. Each one has enough attractions—and enough personality—to be a city all its own. Learn more about them with this guide.
The 17-year cicadas, also known as Magicicada, return to the northeast in spring 2013. Although sometimes called locusts, cicadas are actually part of the order Hemiptera. Public programming around the exhibit includes art, films and cicada collateral and opportunities to learn more about this fascinating bug! For more information, and related events, visit statenislandmuseum.org.