Upstate New York is closer to seeing the release of moths that have been genetically engineered to produce non-viable larvae, a move that will likely stoke concerns over the regulation of bioengineered insects this summer.
As the Zika virus outbreak spreads, environmental groups and federal officials are increasing their scrutiny of the practice of aerial insecticide spraying to combat the mosquitoes that spread the disease. Read moreRead More »
With big advancements in science including the new concept of gene-altering CRISPR/Cas9, scientists believe they have found an effective way of protecting humans from deadly, disease-transmitting mosquitoes. Read more about their advancements by clicking here.Read More »