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A California City Is Fending Off Zika by Releasing 40,000 Mosquitoes Every Week
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A California City Is Fending Off Zika by Releasing 40,000 Mosquitoes Every Week

A mob of mosquitoes is a “scourge.” And the cardboard tube Jodi Holeman holds in her hands buzzes with more than enough mosquitoes to fill a scourge’s ranks—a thousand, to be exact. She uncaps the cylinder and taps gently, encouraging the stragglers out. “Get to work, boys,” she says. On this […]