Bugfest at Virginia Tech will bring out thousands of insects

Posted at 8:11 AM, Oct 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-19 08:11:44-04

BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ7) – If you’re curious about insects and you’re not afraid to get up close and personal, we’ve got you covered.

Crawly, crunchy, slippery. Camera crews walked inside Agnew Hall at Virginia Tech, they saw thousands of insects, most will be part of Hokie Bugfest this weekend.

Big roaches were crawling all over each other inside a fish tank converted into a holding bin. They’re going to be somebody’s lunch soon.

WDBJ7 reporter Orlando Salinas saw dozens of tarantulas. All with 8 hairy legs that from almost any angle, look as big as godzilla.

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