bugs

Florida’s Genetically Modified Mosquito War

A biotechnology company has received approval to release 750 million genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys. What could go wrong?

Here’s How to Prevent Bugs From Taking Over Your Home This Summer

Let’s try to get the ‘you swallow 8 spiders a year while you sleep’ number down to zero, shall we?

Mosquito Bites Aren’t That Bad

If mosquito bites are so awful, then why does scratching them feel so good?

No, EEE Is Not the Next Plague

Don’t worry, this probably isn’t the latest Old Testament–style harbinger of the apocalypse