Besides humans, of course.
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Gates Foundation info on the world’s deadliest animal, mosquitoes: http://www.gatesnotes.com/Health/Most-Lethal-Animal-Mosquito-Week
Bill Gates’ TED talk on malaria and education: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/mosquitos-malaria-and-education-bill-gates
Meet the people who are trying to eradicate Dengue mosquitoes using bioengineering:
Why do mosquitoes bite somepeople more than others?
FULL close-up video of a mosquito biting:
Why don’t we just kill all the mosquitoes?
Half of all people may have been killed by malaria: http://www.nytimes.com/1990/07/17/science/parasites-take-the-biological-spotlight.html
Mosquitoes just hate the smell of DEET:
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