Tyler Ludens wrote:Insects mutate and change so quickly, almost as fast as bacteria, I think they will lose any special properties in a generation or two ( a few months). Not likely to be a stable technology. I put it in the "likely to be relatively harmless" category.
*whistles past graveyard*
Well dang, there go a bunch of grants.
Zika virus, Malaria, Sleeping sickness, these are just a few of the Human diseases Mosquitoes carry, don't be surprised if singular diseases start to jump to new carriers, as climate changes diseases will adapt.
Justin Shropshire wrote:Giant Mosquitoes are coming.
I thought this might be slightly related. Funny how "They can carry dog heartworm, but in general, they don't actually carry human diseases." yet "We really don't know what will happen," he said. "This species have not been well studied in this situation."
And here comes another hurricane...