Skeeter Shield of Northeast Ohio

The recently announced Green New Deal, a resolution to help address the threats of climate change, gives public health advocates a chance to confront an overlooked consequence of climate change: worsening mosquito-borne illnesses. The resolution, which outlines projects designed to boost renewables, reduce emissions, and climate-proof the country’s infrastructure, was ...
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Cornell and Binghamton University researchers report for the first time that mosquitoes can hear over distances much greater than anyone suspected. The findings were published Feb. 7 in the journal Current Biology. Until now, it was believed that organisms required eardrums for long-range hearing, and that the feathery antennae with fine ...
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