Satellites help predict malaria outbreaks months in advance
A view from space can mitigate diseases on Earth.
Mosquitos are beating gene editing with rapid evolution
Scientists are building giant enclosures to test gene-edited mosquitoes in real world conditions.
President Obama wants US to 'reignite its spirit of innovation'
He also aims to cure cancer and address climate change.
'Gene drive' mosquitoes could end malaria once and for all
Researchers figure out how to guarantee that genetic resistance to the disease is passed between generations.
Eve the robot scientist discovers new drug candidate for malaria
Meet Eve: she's darn smart, can make the process of finding new drugs a lot faster and cheaper --...
Hand-held malaria tester sequences DNA, suggests meds quickly
Despite how far we've come with technology, malaria is still a serious threat for huge chunks of t...
TED Talks mischief: lasers killing mosquitoes by the hundreds
Malaria is a huge problem worldwide, so it's no surprise to anyone that plenty of people spend lots...
Scientists shoot down malaria-carrying mosquitoes with frickin' lasers
Seriously, is there anything a laser can't do? A team of mad scientists in Washington have concocte...
NASA helps predict, prevent disease outbreaks
We could almost swear we've heard this same scenario played out in a 80s era sci-fi drama, but appar...