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roach

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Comcast installs roach-infested cable box, customer claims

An Illinois resident asserts that after Comcast installed a cable box, cockroaches crawled out of it. This follows a lawsuit by employees who claim they are forced to install roach-infested boxes.

By Jan. 4, 2012

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Exposure: Anthony Roach

A marine biologist with a love for photography, Anthony Roach takes us through his portfolio on Exposure.

18 Images By Aug. 31, 2010

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Roach-like robot could one day be used to find quake survivors

The latest creation from UC Berkeley's robotics researchers scampers along at 1.3 meters per second and climbs 17-degree inclines. SmartPlanet's Sumi Das gets a look at the mini machine that draws inspiration from a roach.

By Oct. 19, 2011

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44-pound roach bot is stuff of nightmares

Kafka in the digital age.

By Jul. 26, 2007

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Roach bots make us reach for the Raid

We think the inventor should be shot.

By Jun. 29, 2007

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Bumping into Max Roach: my close encounter with a jazz legend

Max Roach, the legendary jazz drummer died a few days ago. The Audiophiliac recalls a chance meeting and audiophile encounter from long ago.

By Aug. 17, 2007

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Cold-loving cockroaches invade New York, scientists confirm

A cold-tolerant species of roach is calling New York City home and fueling the nightmares of residents.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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Future of search and rescue: Cockroaches piloted by Kinect

By fitting cockroaches with microphones and speakers, rescuers may be able to detect voices of people in trapped buildings.

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Eek! Remote-controlled cyborg cockroaches are real

Scientists with a high tolerance for creepy-crawlies have figured out how to create and control cyborg cockroaches.

By Sep. 10, 2012