Column | Nov 1, 2014
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Blog | Sep 26, 2011We've been writing about the mosquito-borne West Nile virus since 1999, when it first turned up in New York City and began sickening and killing people. It was the first West Nile outbreak ever in the U.S., and it was...
Column | Dec 12, 2013 | 5:56 PM
Story | Oct 26, 2009
Ever wonder how mosquitoes know where we are -- and that, furthermore, our skin is something they'd like to bite? The answer, for the Southern house mosquito, Culex quinquefasciatus -- which transmits West Nile virus -- seems to be a...
Story | Apr 7, 2010
For the first time in more than a century, a California condor chick successfully hatched inside a federal park that once was a domain of the endangered species. Biologists at Pinnacles National Monument in Central California celebrated the milestone...