Climate change may be supercharging mosquito evolution and making more of the world hospitable to the insects that can carry dangerous diseases.
In a high-security lab in Italy, scientists have launched a large-scale experiment to genetically modify mosquitoes with an end goal of potentially eradicating malaria in Africa.
A proposed mosquito-control tactic in Florida is riling up citizens who fear messing with Mother Nature.
New research involving West Nile Virus suggests scientists should exercise extreme caution when using an experimental form of disease control.
Malaria research needs a steady supply of mosquitoes, and breeding them involves extreme self-sacrifice.
A hotter world will indeed be a sicker world, but how that happens will be a local affair.
The latest buzz in the eternal battle against mosquitoes, researchers identify a natural deterrent released by skeeters’ predators.