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Sunrise Science: Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches

On the eve of Halloween, Science Central’s Martin Fisher stops by Fort Wayne’s NBC Today with some special guests: a pair of Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches.

Contrary to popular belief, the hissing from a Madagascar Cockroach does not come from their mouths.

Fisher says the hissing is caused by the insect’s three body parts: the head, thorax and abdomen.

To find out more about Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches, click on the video to watch!

Jack Keenan

Jack Keenan is a morning news anchor for Fort Wayne’s NBC Today.

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