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An easy solution to the war on Zika?

An easy solution to the war on Zika?

Experts say eradicating mosquitoes is not the answer

Mosquitoes are the most important carriers of the Zika virus — and of malaria, dengue, West Nile, encephalitis and other nasty diseases, too. So why not just wipe them out?

Experts who have thought about eradication say it’s easier said than done, and that even if we succeeded in eliminating most mosquitoes, we might not like the result.

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