Almost as certain as death and taxes is the cockroach. Now one artist has turned the tables on the pesky arthropod by taming it with some tech components and Twitter.
The search giant's new Doodle honors the 130th birthday of the famous writer.
In what they dub a marriage of behavioral neuroscience and neural engineering, the minds at Backyard Brains have mounted a Kickstarter project that lets you build your own cyborg out of a bug.
UC Berkeley mini-robot can run up to a ledge, grab it, and swing underneath, evading your swats.
Researchers at Harvard and Yale determine that intelligence isn't imperative when they turn to the flexible and springy legs of tiny-brained cockroaches to design a robotic hand.
Researchers at UC Berkeley are developing a robot cockroach that can be assembled in about an hour, move quickly, and survive 92-foot falls.
A cold-tolerant species of roach is calling New York City home and fueling the nightmares of residents.
Scientists with a high tolerance for creepy-crawlies have figured out how to create and control cyborg cockroaches.
On today's 404: One man's social battle against the Subway sandwich Twitter account, an app that overtakes your ears, a toilet-sharing service called AirPnp, and Keurig announces DRM instant coffee.
The power of paint is in your hands thanks to Paintbot, a Twitter-activated paintball gun that only requires the right hashtag to make it shoot.