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What Attracts Mosquitos To Human

Mosquito is a serious threat to human health and as well as our economy of agriculture because they play a vital role as significant vectors of some lethal pathogens. Mosquitoes transmit diseases such as dengue, malaria and yellow fever humans and animals.It is straight that only female Mosquito bite because …

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Do Insect Sleep

As doctors say “sleep” is good for health but only for human and other vertebrates. It is wrong that insects can sleep with full letup of brainbut they just have stillness. They also can’t close their eyes because they don’t have eyelids. Omatidia present in the compound eyes always in …

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Pesticides

What you need to do The definition of pesticides includes plant protection products and biocides. The placing on the market, storage and use of all pesticides are strictly controlled. The key issues are: ·         Storing and transporting pesticides ·         Using pesticides safely What you need to know Pesticides may be …

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Acid rain; a threat to ecosystem

“Acid rain” is a well known term that refers to the deposition of moist (rain, snow, sleet, fog, cloud water, and dew) and dry (acidifying particles and gases) acidic components. It lies among the most damaging environmental factors and has a wide range of its victims. Once carbon dioxide is …

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Role of biotechnology in Parasitology

All the living organisms are dependent on each other in obtaining their food and nutrients. For this, they have developed some associations between them. And parasitism is one of the associations in which one benefits (parasite) while the other is harmed (host). The damage they do ranges from minor to …

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Environmental impact of pesticides

The environmental impact of pesticides is often greater than what is intended by those who use them. Over 98% of sprayed insecticides and 95% of herbicides reach a destination other than their target species, including nontarget species, air, water, bottom sediments, and food.[1] Though there can be benefits using pesticides, inappropriate use can …

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Pesticide residues in food

Any pesticide that remains in or on food or feed is called a residue. Residues that remain in food or feed at harvest or slaughter are monitored to avoid hazards to the humans and domestic animals that will eat them.The Food Quality Protection Act, passed in 1996, establishes a strong, …

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AQUA-ENTO

Insects have colonized streams, ponds, and lakes multiple times. Aquatic insects are key players in freshwater ecological communities. Aquatic insects represent a fascinating adaptive radiation of arthropods into freshwater environments. These insects often metamorphose into terrestrial adult, or into an adult that inhabits a different part of the aquatic environment …

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