Wyly Wade

Tag: Mosquito

Kite patch is claimed to make you “invisible” to mosquitoes

Depending on what part of the world you live in, mosquitoes can range from being an annoyance, to acting as carriers of life-threatening diseases such as malaria and West Nile virus. Sprays containing deet do a fairly decent job of keeping the mozzies at bay, but they’re also highly toxic. Less-nasty sprays, bracelets and other…

96% within 6 months decline in mosquitos carrying dengue

Using genetic modified mosquitos to dramatically reduce the population of mosquitoes carry dengue seems like a good trade off, but I thought we learned our lessen with the various pesticides. I am sure this wont end badly. The launch of the new programme came at the initiative of Jorge Solla, Secretary of Health for the state of…

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