Monthly Archives: February 2018

Pros and Cons of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes


Don’t let the small size of mosquitoes fool you—because they can be extremely dangerous. How dangerous they are can be easily gauged from the fact that every year millions of people worldwide die from mosquito-borne illnesses. For centuries, mankind has been waging a war against them in one way or another. Some methods of combating […]

Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore If You’ve Been Bitten by a Mosquito


Mosquito bites can lead to serious illnesses at times and identifying the symptoms on time can help start treatment early, which in turn can improve outcomes. Often mosquito bites are harmless. At best, they are just a simple itchy nuisance which vanish on their own in 24 hours or so. However, at times, the female […]