Ann Arbor - United States

The Swarm Simulation System, created by The Sante Fe Institute, can be used both as a simulation tool for artificial life and ecological models and ecosystems.

How Locusts Decide it is Time to Swarm
United Kingdom

Article from the New Scientist discussing the factors that turn a relatively harmless cloud of insects into a devastating plague.

Cicada Invasion: Eastern U.S. Braces for Bug Swarm
United States

Article discusses the 2004 emergence of Brood X. Includes a review of the 17-year cycle.