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Thursday, 28 April 2016
NASA maps Zika's potential spread in the U.S.
(CNN)Houston, we have a problem. It's a Zika-carrying mosquito. OK, nobody in space is saying that. But it is true that NASA scientists have created a map to better target future search-and-destroy missions for the deadliest animal on the planet, the female Aedes aegypti mosquito. The blood-sucking females are responsible for the spread of dangerous diseases such as yellow and dengue fevers, chikungunya and now Zika. The researchers focused their analysis on 50 cities within or near to the...
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