28 August 2011

First the Bees, Now the Mosquitoes

Malaria-carrying mosquitoes are disappearing in some parts of Africa, but scientists are unsure as to why.

Figures indicate controls such as anti-mosquito bed nets are having a significant impact on the incidence of malaria in some sub-Saharan countries.

But in Malaria Journal, researchers say mosquitoes are also disappearing from areas with few controls...

Source: BBC

What's up with this? Does the insect world know something we don't? Bees all over have been mysteriously disappearing. Now it's mosquitoes. Alien Venus Fly-Trap From Mars?

How come we don't have oddities like these in the Philippines. We average, what, one UFO sighting in the Philippines every ten years? And it's most probably a hoax. Ugh.

What the hell? Even space aliens have second thoughts going over here.