One of the world’s most dangerous pests, this mosquito species infects millions with disease around the world each year.
Mosquito saliva may be increasing the severity of diseases.
Pitting mosquitoes against mosquitoes just might work.
Aerial spraying of insecticides should help to kill the bugs, but officials caution residents to stay inside during spraying.
Sometimes summer really bites.
The fungus can penetrate Aedes aegypti larvae when suspended in water.
Professor says more research is needed to know whether the higher rate of autism is due to spraying itself or higher exposure to mosquito-borne illnesses.
A report suggests Americans should brace themselves for the potential transmission of the mosquito-borne virus this summer, especially along the East Coast and the South.
Problems linked to the virus are now found in children, teenagers and older adults.
Scientists announced they’ve used CRISPR to introduce and disseminate infertility in wild mosquito populations.
Researchers say ivermectin, a drug designed to fight parasitic worms, could also help fight the spread of malaria.