A Radical Plan to Exterminate Mosquitoes Just Received Major Funding From The Gates Foundation

A Radical Plan to Exterminate Mosquitoes Just Received Major Funding From The Gates Foundation

Beyond being itch-provoking summer pests, mosquitoes kill an estimated 830,000 people around the world each year. That makes them more deadly than any animal on Earth, humans included. A majority of those mosquito-caused deaths (more than 440,000) are cases of malaria, which are transmitted person to person in a one-celled parasite that female mosquitoes pass around when they suck our blood. read more