Black soldier flies mate and lay eggs inside these cages at EnviroFlight. Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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Gordon recommends dusting the deep-fried tarantula spider with smoked paprika. Chugrad McAndrews/Reprinted with permission from The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook hide caption

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