Mosquitoes released by Bill Gates at Meeting

Bill Gates releases mosquitoes into audience Microsoft chairman makes demonstration during discussion on malaria msnbc.com updated 8:53 p.m. ET, Wed., Feb. 4, 2009 “Bill Gates just released mosquitos into the audience at TED and said, ‘Not only poor people should experience this.’” That was the post by Facebook’s Senior Platform Manager Dave Morin on social networking site Twitter. The event …

Residential Misting Systems to control Mosquitoes

Link to the EPA website on residential Mosquito Control Outdoor residential misting systems(including mosquito misting systems) http://www.epa.gov/opp00001/factsheets/misting_systems.htm An increasing number of households have purchased timed-release outdoor residential misting systems to control mosquitoes and other insects around the home. However, advertisers, the media, and other sources sometimes provide information about misting systems that is difficult to understand or might conflict with …

Q & A: Bite and Bite Again

  January 13, 2009 By C. CLAIBORNE RAY Q. When you wake up with several mosquito bites and find one very bloated mosquito in the room, why has it bitten you so many times in a short period? A. A female mosquito takes a blood meal when it is carrying fertilized eggs, seeking a blood protein that allows the eggs …