Rattlesnake Sliders & Goat Penis: Photos of Exotic Food

Roast Pig

Roast Pig at the Explorer's Club Annual Dinner

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Roast pig was perhaps one of the more recognizable options offered during the gala's cocktail hour.

Cricket Hors d'Oeuvres

Crickets at Explorer's Club Annual Dinner

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Fancy an appetizer of crickets?

Clara has a bachelor's degree in astronomy and physics from Wesleyan University, and a graduate certificate in science writing from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She has written for both Space.com and Live Science.