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We Never Knew Cockroaches Could Be So Dang Cute

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.02.2017 | Weird News

It’s been a year of surprises: The Cubs won the World Series, Trump won the White House and “Moonlight” beat out “La La Land.” Now comes per...

Another Cockroach Gets Stuck In Someone's Head (Ew!)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2017 | Weird News

If something happens once, it’s a fluke. Twice, it’s a coincidence, but three times is a trend. And getting a cockroach stuck in your head is alwa...

WATCH: Doctors Remove Live Squirming Cockroach From Woman's Skull

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2017 | Weird News

A woman in southeastern India woke up one day this week to a nightmarish sensation: the feeling that a bug had crawled up her nose. The 42-year-old wo...

People Fear Heat Will Turn NYC Into A Hellscape Of Flying Roaches

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 08.13.2016 | Weird News

Living in New York City can be pretty rough. The rent is high, there are pretty much always huge piles of trash bags everywhere and if you live here l...

Cockroach Milk Could Be The Hot New Superfood, According To Science

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 07.26.2016 | Taste

Hold on to your gag reflexes, folks! It’s going to be a bumpy ride. New research published in the journal IUCrJ claims that milk from a species of l...

Roach-Infested Apartment Explodes; Roaches Are Totally Fine

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.15.2016 | Weird News

It's true: You can literally blow up an apartment full of roaches, and the insects will be just fine. Humans, however, are another story entirely. Th...

Naming A Cockroach After Your Valentine Is Actually Really Romantic

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.25.2016 | Weird News

For the sixth year running, the Bronx Zoo is offering die-hard romantics the chance to name a cockroach after their beloved for Valentine’s Day. The...

College Students Build Elaborate Shrine To Dead Cockroach

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.21.2015 | Weird News

Students saddened by the sight of a dead cockroach in a Texas A&M University stairwell made her an elaborate shrine before cremating the body. The roa...

The Horror! Doctors Pull Cockroach From Man's Ear

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News

Don't bug out, but I think you have a large cockroach in your ear canal ... Doctors in Australia came to the aid of a man this week who realized a ...

Newfound Fossils Show We Were Wrong About Roaches

LiveScience | Laura Poppick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Updated Tues. Jan. 7 at 11:00 a.m. ET. A common European and African cockroach may have gotten its evolutionary start in North America, according to ...

New Species Looks Like 'Star Wars' Character

Posted 11.27.2012 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Bryan Nelson: Cockroaches aren't typically known for being cute, but a new species recently discovered by researcher P...

WATCH: Creepy Trick Makes Cockroach 'Disappear'

Posted 06.07.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi, InnovationNewsDaily Contributor Published: 06/07/2012 12:20 AM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily A robot that copies how cockroach...

Robobug Spies, First Responders: Coming Soon?

Posted 01.09.2012 | Science

Some call them robobugs, others insect cyborgs. No matter what, scientists have been pushing hard to outfit bugs with tiny electronic sensors--saying ...

Colm Toibin On The Anger Of Exile

The New York Review of Books | Colm Toibin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In two recent novels, both written in English, two novelists from Lebanon now living in North America offer further dramatization of exile: they allow...