How to Keep Mosquitoes Away While Camping

How to Keep Mosquitoes Away While Camping

During Spring, Summer, and Fall, many families love to plan camping trips! There’s something magical about getting back to nature and sleeping in the wilderness—except when the mosquitoes invade your campsite. Whenever you choose to get outside and connect with...
The Most Invasive Mosquito in the World

The Most Invasive Mosquito in the World

As the used-tire trade boomed between the United States and Japan in the mid-1980s, an unlikely creature got caught up in the back-and-forth of goods and money flowing between the two countries. That creature was the Asian Tiger mosquito. Its scientific name: Aedes...
Are Stink Bugs Dangerous to Pets?

Are Stink Bugs Dangerous to Pets?

We all know how annoying stink bugs can be. In this area, we usually encounter the brown marmorated stink bugs. The brown, shield-shaped pests somehow always find their way into your house through cracks or openings and they quickly make themselves comfortable....
How to Keep Mosquitoes Out of Your Pond

How to Keep Mosquitoes Out of Your Pond

Ponds are a beautiful and idyllic addition to a backyard or garden, but during mosquito season, they can become your worst nightmare. These seemingly innocent water features provide food and a safe environment for mosquito larvae, making them an ideal habitat for...
New Study: Mosquitoes May Help Convict Criminals

New Study: Mosquitoes May Help Convict Criminals

While most of us would be hard pressed to find anything positive about mosquito bites, researchers from Nagoya University have found that mosquitoes could actually play a positive role in future forensic investigations. Scientists were curious about how long human...