Mosquitos can transmit malaria and the Zika virus. Climate change and the arrival of new mosquito species mean that Europe might soon be at risk. Researchers are investigating whether that’s likely to happen
In Africa, every two minutes a child dies - of malaria. Mosquitoes and humans are engaged in a war. To help humans win, scientists are working on new strategies. Especially in Ifakara, the "Mosquito City" in Tansania.
Malaria, chikungunya, dengue: Mosquitos and their respective diseases are spreading faster and farther than ever. Extreme weather conditions are helping.
Rights group Human Rights Watch says Brazil needs to tackle the root causes of the Zika outbreak to avoid a recurrence. It says far too many people still live in conditions that favor the spead of the virus.
The governor of Florida has called for federal authorities to activate an emergency response team. At least 14 people have contracted the virus in Miami's arts district, likely from mosquito bites.
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