Mosquitoes becoming resistant to different insecticides has become a serious issue nowadays. So let’s find out how do mosquitoes develop insecticide resistance.
Mosquitoes are not only annoying and unpleasant, but also very dangerous, because they transmit many deadly diseases. And because of this people are trying to find ways to repel them, eradicate them all together or at least find what exactly attracts mosquitoes. Unfortunately, because these observations are mainly incidental, many misconceptions arise. So lets look… Continue reading
Stanford University students are developing Shazam for Mosquitoes, app that records the beats of mosquito wings and uses them to identify mosquito species.
There are other mosquito-borne diseases, that can cause as much damage as Zika can. And one of these less known diseases is the St. Louis encephalitis virus.
Florida theme parks are now offering free mosquito repellent, so people can be safe from the nasty insects.
Pregnant woman shouldn’t be the only ones fearing Zika virus, since it might cause Alzheimer like symptoms, a new study says.
Even if you are an avid beer drinker, you might want to rethink this habit after reading this article of why mosquitoes love people who drink beer.
There are a ton of mosquito-diseases that animals can suffer from, which is why I here are the mosquit-borne diseases that can affect our pets and horses.
We all know what a mosquito is, but the name mosquito actually tends to be used in other contexts, too. So let’s look at the word mosquito more closely.
In the last couple of years the world has gotten to know Aedes aegypti mosquitoes quite well, thanks to Zika virus. But this species of mosquitoes already has long history of doing harm, because they have been the culprit for multiple different historic events.