Look, nobody likes mosquitoes. But it's not like we can just get rid of them, right? Even if it were possible, you can't just eliminate entire species without having a major effect on the ecosystem. It's just too bad that we have to accept malaria as a consequence of sharing the air with the little buggers. Well, not so fast. Some scientists aren't so sure that losing mosquitoes would be such a big deal — and that's coming from the people that study them closest.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas October 19, 2018
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