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My little experiment.

Instead of waiting until Friday, like a normal sane person, I decided to throw all good advice out of the window because, you know, I like being contrarian. 244 more words

Personal

Your Chance of Getting Mosquito Bites Could Be Genetic

If you’re always getting mosquito bites, you may be able to blame your genes, a new study suggests.

To understand whether the traits that make a person more or less attractive to mosquitoes are genetic—odors for instance—researchers conducted a study looking at 18 sets of identical twins and 19 sets of non-identical twins. 218 more words

Living in the bite zone

Radio National 19 April 2015

The huge jump in Ross River virus cases in Queensland and NSW is a sign of things to come, as climate change extends the mosquito breeding season and new suburbs push further into prime mosquito habitat. 28 more words

Virology

Mosquitos - Zanzare

Qui ad Adwa non ci sono troppe zanzare; il clima tendenzialmente secco non le favorisce particolarmente, se non nella stagione delle pioggie. Pero’, quando di notte te ne trovi una in stanza, occorre porre rimedio. 166 more words

Etiopia

The fauna in Bhutan can be deadly

Bugs love me. In 1971, I landed in the Middle East for the first time and about two million mosquitos zeroed in on me singing out… 741 more words

Travel

Blood

They are waiting for us.

Panting, we reach for their

Bare white arms,

And take them in our own.

Make the most of bare flesh… 188 more words

Poetry

#Day91 #365JosHappyDays - Helped tidy my aunties study and found a safe haven from mosquitos.

Tidied up my aunties study for her and best of all now I’ve realised I have a place I can blog mosquito free!  Currently been out in the open plan, kitchen, lounge and dining area which is also open to the outdoors and with so much space it’s a nightmare to chase any mosquitos away. 39 more words

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