Anandasankar Ray

Jun. 03, 2011

Researchers Make A Stink To Fight Mosquitoes

Researchers are using new smells to confuse hungry mosquitoes and keep them from making meals of us.

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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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