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Cockroach Makes Unfortunate Appearance At Pest Control Chief's Testimony

AP | Posted 12.24.2014 | Weird News

CHICAGO (AP) — A cockroach embarrassed a Chicago official in charge of pest control when it took a stroll near him in full view of some aldermen, an...

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...

Bait Failure Spotlights Bugs' Awesome Survival Ability

AP | MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 05.23.2013 | Science

NEW YORK -- For decades, people have been getting rid of cockroaches by setting out bait mixed with poison. But in the late 1980s, in an apartment tes...

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 | Books

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

Man Stuffs Mouth With 16 Cockroaches In Record Bid

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LANSING, Mich. (AP)— A Michigan pet store employee got himself a mouthful of cockroaches – on purpose. The Lansing State Journal reported ...