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Mosquitoes that carry dengue might not survive rising temperatures
Infected bugs can’t take the heat, and this may limit the spread of dengue fever.
Catnip and grapefruit are ushering in a new era of insect repellants
Soon you may not need DEET at all.
Does a cold winter mean fewer bugs in the summer?
Insects can get killed off by frigid temperatures, but some are hardier than others.
Indoor bug zappers that keep mosquitoes away without the stink
Add one of these to your mosquito-avoiding arsenal, for when sprays and candles don’t cut it.
Mosquitoes are becoming resistant to our best defenses
Insecticide resistance is dampening our progress against malaria
2019 has been a record-breaking year for this rare, deadly virus
The Eastern equine encephalitis virus has spread to humans in eight states.
Master tools for your bug repellent arsenal
Keep the mosquitos at bay with these stickers and sprays.
We’re still finding new ways in which the Zika virus hurts infants
Zika causes neurodevelopmental delays in one-third of infants, according to a new study.
How to keep mosquitoes away
Tell those skeeters to buzz off.
Rising temperatures will help mosquitos infect a billion more people
"Plain and simple, climate change is going to kill a lot of people."