Director / Editor: Victor Teboul, Ph.D.
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

A pest of our own making: revealing the true origins of the not-so-German cockroach

By Theo Evans, Associate Professor of Applied Entomology, The University of Western Australia
Qian Tang, Research Associate in Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
Using DNA sequencing, the origins of one of the world’s most common insects, the German cockroach, have been traced back to Asia. Learning more about this urban pest can help us fight it effectively.The Conversation

Read complete article

© The Conversation -
Subscribe to

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter