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Cockroach News

The magic touch speeds up cockroach birth

Female cockroaches that get "touched" - by other female cockroaches - reproduce faster than female roaches that live in isolation or without tactile stimulation.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Winter-proof cockroach found in New York City

New York - A cockroach that is resilient in cold weather has never been seen in the United States, until now. The Asian cockroach has been discovered in New York City.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 2 comments

RoboRoach, the making of a radio-controlled cockroach

Scientists have developed a kit called RoboRoach, a behavior-controlling cockroach backpack run by a Kickstarter-funded company.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 3 comments

At least 1 million cockroaches in great escape from Chinese farm

Dafeng - Most of us try to avoid cockroaches, but one farm in China is breeding them for use in traditional medicine. Only one problem, one million of said cockroaches have now made their dramatic escape from the facility.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 7 comments

Boy finds dead cockroach on pizza, restaurant shut down

Pizzas come with a variety of toppings and crust sizes, but having a dead cockroach baked into the crust is surely not one of them. One UK pizzeria in Leeds is attracting attention for all the wrong reasons.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari - 4 comments

Video: Cockroach crawls over Robert Kovacik on live TV

Los Angeles - A reporter for NBC LA Robert Kovacik, gave a demonstration of the traits of a seasoned pro by maintaining composure, staring unflinching and steel-faced into the camera while a cockroach skittered across his shoulders and head during a live broadcast.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 1 comment

Video: Edward Archbold dies after winning roach-eating contest

West Palm Beach - Edward Archbold, 32, of West Palm Beach, fell ill, threw up, collapsed and died after winning a roach eating contest in South Florida. He won the contest after eating dozens of roaches and worms.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 4 comments

Man dies following insect eating contest

State officials in Florida have reported that a man has died following an insect eating competition. The man consumed dozens of live worms and insects, including cockroaches.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 5 comments

Remote-controlled cockroaches to find earthquake victims

Remote-controlled cockroaches are being developed. The plan is to use the robotic devices, fitted to live cockroaches, to seek out earthquake victims buried in debris.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Inspector finds filthy conditions, roaches in Tampa McDonald's

Tampa - A McDonald's restaurant in Tampa, Fla. has drawn attention this week after a customer recently filed a state complaint which alleges a live roach fell out of the ceiling and into his food.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 9 comments

Inspector finds filthy conditions, roaches in Tampa McDonald's

Tampa - A McDonald's restaurant in Tampa, Fla. has drawn attention this week after a customer recently filed a state complaint which alleges a live roach fell out of the ceiling and into his food.
In the Media by Leigh Goessl - 9 comments

Man finds deep-fried cockroach in McDonald's hash brown

A man who stopped at McDonald's for an early breakfast has posted online a photo showing a deep-fried cockroach attached to the hash brown he allegedly bought at the McDonald's outlet.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 16 comments

Cockroaches for Valentine's Day

Bronx - What better way to express your feelings for someone special on Valentine's Day than to name a Madagascar hissing cockroach after them.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin - 2 comments

Arrest in Florida for illegal cockroach smuggling

Orlando - A man in Orlando, Florida, was arrested for illegally bringing cockroaches into the state for use in an online business that sells bugs for reptile food.
In the Media by William Charles Baker

Man smashes Guinness record, puts 16 Madagascar roaches in mouth

Lansing - How many roaches would you put in your mouth for charity- for one Michigan man that number was 16, Sean Murphy of Lansing stuffed them into his mouth one by one, then held them for 10 seconds to claim the world record and raise money for a nature center.
In the Media by Kim I. Hartman - 3 comments

Cockroach Brains could be a new source of Antibiotics

Researchers at the University of Nottingham's School of Veterinary Medicine and Science say that cockroaches could be beneficial to health. They could be used to help develop new antibiotic treatments.
In the Media by Jane Fazackarley - 12 comments

'Space cockroach' now a proud grandmother of 30

A cockroach that spent 12 days in space is now the grandmother of 30 grandchildren on Earth. They seem to be as healthy as other cockroaches.
In the Media by Chris V. Thangham - 5 comments

Museum is Willing to Pay for Cockroaches

A museum in Houston is willing to pay 25 cents per cockroach for a museum exhibit about the wonderful world of insects.
In the Media by rob13 - 3 comments

Kansas Congressman Gets New Attorney In Abortion Protestor Assault "Cockroach Case"

Congressman Vaughn Flora, Democratic State Representative for Topeka, secured a new attorney today, Nov. 26. This caused the judge to delay the pretrial case involving an abortion protestor dressed in a cockroach costume.
In the Media by Inkling - 1 comment

Cockroach Controlled Mobile Robot

By Garnet Hertz (2005) "Cockroach Controlled Mobile Robot" is an experimental mechanism that uses a living Madagascan hissing cockroach atop a modified trackball to control a three-wheeled robot. If the cockroach moves left, the robot moves left. Infrared
In the Media by friend18 - 2 comments
 

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The Madagascar hissing roach has become a popular pet and is sold in pet stores across the world.
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Pusateri s flagship store closed for health violations in Toronto
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Pusateri's flagship store closed for health violations in Toronto
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