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Research Features is a showcase of research programs and interdisciplinary activities that comprise the Cornell research enterprise. The features span the spectrum from nano to astro, and aim to highlight research in each college and school.

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The New Buzz on Mosquitoes

Mosquito

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.