Robo-Roaches

By: Going Like Sixty - Nov 17, 2007   Updated: Apr 6 2011
References: news.nationalgeographic
Imagine if RoboRoaches could lead the nasty critters from their nests into a death chamber. What a great service to humanity. These little box-like robots have shown they have the capability to do just that. Roaches will follow these bots to dark areas. They accomplish this by scent and actions that appear like roaches.

Implications - With environmental concerns on the rise, people are seeking methods to eliminate hazardous chemicals. This innovations helps find alternatives to materials that use chemicals to kill bugs and satisfy the consumer. With more eco-conscious consumers on the rise, businesses should look into new ways to offer their services and products without harming the environment.