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The Roboroach Is Either The Best Or Worst Holiday Gift Ever

Let’s say you have a certain someone on your list who is really into biohacking. Let’s also assume you’re Ok with having discoid roaches in the house. 612 more words


Chapter 11...Pensacola or Bust

“No wise fish would go anywhere without a porpoise, ever.”

Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland




When Tim returned from Newport we bought a new car. 5,208 more words

Navy Wife

Bless Your Cockroach Overlords

Not all organisms have the luxury of being cute and fluffy; sometimes you’re cursed with a creepy scaly body covered with gross, thick hair, unnervingly beady eyes, and a general character that leaves onlookers with a disturbing crawling sensation up their spine. 823 more words

University Of Glasgow


by Larry Williams, UF/IFAS Extension Agent

Nothing is worse than pests during the holiday season. People bring all kinds of plant material, decorations and food into their homes during the holidays. 418 more words

Larry Williams' Articles

Will a Robot take your job?

As technology improves and advances, it often poses the question, Could a robot do your job?

According to the BBC’s new ‘Find my automation risk’ tool, it is calculated that by 2020, it’s 73% likely that pest controllers’ jobs will be automated – in the top third of careers which might be for the chop. 147 more words


Secrets of Food Outreach Event!

Today, Sophia Lawrence, Liz Zhengzhen, and I led an outreach booth on edible insects at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID). The booth explored the nutritional, environmental, and cultural aspects of eating insects. 142 more words


If Jihadi John is dead that's great, but.....

If we did indeed take out Jihadi John it is of course good news.  The problem is it means so little. In 1998 I was living in an apartment in Queens, NY and found myself in the midst of a serious roach problem.   328 more words