Cockroaches

Here are the latest posts about Cockroaches on Science, Space & Robots:

New Species of Fore Wing Folding Wasps Discovered in Sub-Saharan Africa
Scientists have discovered new species of fore wing folding ensign wasps in Sub-Saharan Africa. (May 2, 2014)

Thirty-Nine New Species of Sand Cockroaches Discovered in Southwestern U.S. and Mexico
39 new cockroach species have been identified in the southwestern U.S. and Mexico. The roaches belong to the Arenivaga genus, which are also known as desert or sand roaches. (February 26, 2014)

Invasive Cold Weather Cockroach Species Discovered in New York City
An invasive, cold weather cockroach species has been discovered in New York City. (December 10, 2013)

Researchers Use Kinect to Steer Cockroach Biobots
Researchers are using the Microsoft Kinect to steer cockroach biobots. (June 25, 2013)

German Cockroaches Evolve to Avoid Sugar Traps
Some German cockroaches have evolved to avoid sugar traps. The cockroaches are repulsed by glucose, a sguar used in roach-bait poison. (May 26, 2013)