Sandflies Kill Up To 30,000 People Annually

Sandflies Kill Up To 30,000 People Annually

Just when you thought that you had heard of every insect-borne disease in the world, another one is brought to your attention. We all know mosquitoes are global killers, but sandflies are responsible for causing a startling amount of deaths per year as well. A disease...
Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Most people do not dream about a life in Alaska, as this state is not often considered a paradise. However, if you were hardpressed to name one benefit of living in Alaska you may mention a lack of insect pests. While it is true that southern states certainly see more...
Post-Flood Mosquito Populations

Post-Flood Mosquito Populations

This year has been a rough one for many residents of Texas. The several hurricanes that struck the Gulf Coast this year have caused extensive damage to infrastructure. This is especially problematic in large densely populated cities like Houston. Homeowners will now...