Jul 182012

“To help combat a growing mosquito population in Florida, Oxitec has proposed a plan that involves releasing genetically modified male mosquitoes into the Florida Keys so that they will mate with existing females and hatch larvae that won’t live long enough to bite people.”

Genetically modified mosquitoes may be released in Florida

Sign the petition to stop Oxitec from releasing GM mosquitoes

As for the Saharan Dust, I googled it and it seems to happen every year around this time, plenty of old and newer news stories/videos about it. – Sheilaaliens

featured image: Photographer: Peter Macdiarmid Copyright/Source: AFP/Getty Images


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