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RoboRoach to the Rescue

Lester & Charlie | Posted 12.19.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

These days, in the wake of the Great Government Shutdown of 2013 -- surprise, surprise -- you actually have to be Anthony Weiner or the Ebola virus to be less liked than the United States Congress. Really. Compare them to dog poop, hemorrhoids or the DMV -- Congress loses to just about everything. Even cockroaches. We're sure you're shocked.

Sebastian Murdock

Do-It-Yourself Cyborg Cockroaches Are Now A Thing

HuffingtonPost.com | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 10.09.2013 | Weird News

Cockroaches finally have a purpose. Starting next month, the folks at Backyard Brains, a Michigan-based company that brings neuroscience to a comme...

Tiny Cyborg Sparks Big Debate

| Emily Underwood | Posted 10.08.2013 | Science

At the TEDx conference in Detroit last week, RoboRoach #12 scuttled across the exhibition floor, pursued not by an exterminator but by a gaggle of fas...

$10,000 For A Cockroach Cyborg?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.14.2013 | Small Business

Instinct typically leads us to squash any cockroach that crosses our paths, but a group of scientists are making creative use of the creepy crawlies -...