New study suggests cockroaches may have originated in the New World

Researchers recently discovered four ancient Ectobius species in the 49-million-year-old Green River Formation near Rifle, Colorado in deposits that are about five million years older than the Baltic amber.

Cockroaches essential to our planet for converting nitrogen into fertiliser

Indian origin biologist has said that cockroaches are essential to the survival of our planet`s delicate ecosystem.

Even cockroaches love dancing to Lady Gaga’s tunes!

A new study has found that even cockroaches like to swing their bodies when they are treated to Lady Gaga’s songs.

Pashupatinath under threat from mice, cockroaches

The centuries old most sacred Hindu temple Pashupatinath is facing an embarrassing problem.

Pashupatinath under threat from mice, cockroaches

The centuries old most sacred Hindu temple Pashupatinath is facing an embarrassing problem due to a sudden rise in the population of mice and cockroaches.

Cockroaches inspiration behind future robots

The study of cockroaches has already inspired advanced robotics.