ImageDr. Alper Bozkurt - Assistant Professor - NCSU

“Cockroaches are our friends.”

WRAL TV5 - Raleigh, N.C. — Remote-controlled cars and airplanes are nothing new, but a North Carolina State University professor hopes his remote-controlled cockroaches catch on – not for entertainment, but as a way to save people in life-threatening situations.“We are raised with a phobia against insects,” said Alper Bozkurt, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering. “Cockroaches are our friends.”

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