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The New Buzz on Mosquitoes


The pesky buzz of a nearby mosquito is the sound of love. Students and faculty in the fields of entomology, neurobiology and physics have joined forces to study the flight and the harmonic duets of Aedes aegypti during mating. One outcome may be the control of mosquito-borne diseases.