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A Swarm Of Locusts Has Descended Upon Madagascar And It's The Worst Thing Ever

Apocalyptic photos show billions of insects darkening the skies of the capital city of Antananarivo. Also: See a locust do the ice bucket challenge.

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An initiative by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) to control the locust population with bio pesticides has suffered from underfunding, and therefore failed to prevent the return of the swarm.

Watch this footage of the locusts swarming, if you enjoy having horrible nightmares.

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Meanwhile, someone in Madagascar has nominated one unlucky locust for the ALS ice bucket challenge.

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