There are all sorts of insects that can cause problems in the home and even though some are not harmful or dangerous they can still be unhygienic or just downright annoying. One of the common insects that we see in the home is the fruit fly, and many households have a real problem with these…. Continue reading
Let’s take a look at some of the most common types of ants, how to identify whether there is an infestation in your home, and what steps you need to take to get rid of the ant infestation.
Recently further studies have been carried out into the flight of mosquitoes and it seems that they are not only dangerous but also pretty aero-dynamic. Find out how mosquitoes are able to fly in this article.
The questions as to why some people are continually bitten by these insects while others are left well alone, but it appears that smelly socks could be one of the reasons why this happens.
The type of mosquito that the Oxitec company will be producing at its UK factory is a variation of the Aedes mosquito.
Up until a few years ago, most people had never heard of the Zika virus before. While the virus had been around for many decades, it was not until around 2007 that documented infections started to come to light. Between 2007 and 2014, there were some outbreaks but even so the majority of people would… Continue reading
You probably already know from bitter experience how much mosquitoes can ruin your outdoor living experience during the summer. And they’re not just a nuisance – now that we’ve learnt how they can also carry the West Nile virus, Zika virus and other deadly diseases.That is why it is so important to take measures to… Continue reading
NASA’s many satellites that observe the Earth from space have a variety of applications, in this article, we explain how they are helping fight Malaria.
Do weather and higher temperatures simply encourage mosquitoes to come out or do they actually increase the mosquito population? Find out in this article!
Indeed, there is increasing evidence that climate change is to blame for longer mosquito season. What does this mean for us? Find out in this article!