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How cockroaches use karate kicks to avoid becoming zombies

How cockroaches use karate kicks to avoid becoming zombies

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When faced with the prospect of becoming zombie, how does a cockroach fight back? To escape the "zombifying" sting of emerald jewel wasps, cockroaches deliver swift kicks aimed at the wasps' heads. Its foe, the emerald jewel wasp, is a parasitic insect with a powerful, “zombifying” sting. When the …

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