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Apr 20, 2016 01:25 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The Mosquito Killer Billboard mimics human sweat to attract and destroy virus-carrying mosquitoes in Brazil. Continue reading →
Apr 13, 2016 04:30 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A DARPA project is focused on creating vaccines that lie dormant until a virus appears and then self-replicate to outnumber their foes.
Apr 12, 2016 12:06 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
Mar 6, 2016 10:43 AM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Microcephaly might be the 'tip of the iceberg' of problems caused by the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Feb 17, 2016 02:31 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Viruses may play a role in coral bleaching events, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Jan 5, 2016 03:45 PM ET // Discovery News
The overview paints highest risk picture for West Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Southeast Asia.
Sep 25, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Viruses have just joined the tree of life in a dramatic way -- they even predate modern cells.
May 21, 2015 02:42 PM ET // AFP
Many of the plankton found are new to science and give a unique snapshot of how tiny ocean critters co-exist.
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