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‘Gene drive’ breakthrough creates weaponized mosquito extinction strain

‘Gene drive’ breakthrough creates weaponized mosquito extinction strain The name for this power is called gene drive.First, it forces itself into 99% of a mosquito’s sperm cells, and thus into 99% of its offspring.

Adele pauses live performance to fend off invading mosquitoes

Adele pauses live performance to fend off invading mosquitoes When it comes to invading armies of mosquitoes, Adele isn't prepared to suffer in silence.During her recent performance in Brisbane, Australia, Adele was swarmed on-stage by the pesky bloodsuckers — and, in true Adele fashion, she shared her feelings with the crowd.

These slo-mo videos of mosquitos in flight will soothe the fear out of you

These slo-mo videos of mosquitos in flight will soothe the fear out of you If only mosquitos moved this slowly in real life, giving us ample time to smash or flick them before they took a juicy bite.The video above shows a mosquito moving 667 times more slowly than normal.