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Mosquito Hating Plants

Mosquito (Aedes aegypti). Photo: Muhammad Mahdi Karim

The wind has died and you are sitting on your boat in a lovely harbor, beverage in hand, watching other boats and the cars on the shore, glad you are no longer part of the rat race when you hear …

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Editor Under Fire

Editor Under Fire

POWER to the People! Now there’s a shout I haven’t heard since my days on the picket line many, many years ago. Don’t worry, we are not turning into a radical political rag, I’m talking here about power as in …

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Zika Virus : Mosquitoes in the News

zika virus mosquitoes : The Tiger mosquito (Aedes aegypti) is the primary vector of the Zika Virus. Photo Muhammad Mahdi Karim

I bet you have heard the news that there is a new mosquito borne illness in the Caribbean and encroaching into North America. Just when we thought we understood a bit about Dengue and Chikungunya, the Zika virus has arrived. These …

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