US Government Agencies Are Holding Up Plans To Release Genetically Modified Mosquitoes
US Government Agencies Are Holding Up Plans To Release Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Releasing genetically modified mosquitoes into the environment is a controversial method of mosquito-borne disease prevention. After all, mosquitoes are pests and the last thing that public health officials want is an increase in mosquito populations. However, the science behind this particular disease prevention…Read More
The First Locally Transmitted Case Of Zika To Occur In The USA Since The Start Of Summer Has Been Confirmed
The First Locally Transmitted Case Of Zika To Occur In The USA Since The Start Of Summer Has Been Confirmed Everyone is grateful about the fact that the Zika virus is not infecting people at the rate that it did last year. Even some of the most Zika affected areas in the world, such as…Read More
Can Wood Rot Attract Termites?
Life is hard enough as it is without having to tolerate high stress levels within the comfort of your own home. After a long day at work, or after an unpleasant camping vacation with your parents, it is nice to return to your own home in order to unwind for hours (or days) in your…Read More
A Bedbug Infestation At A Hotel Nets One Family More Than Half A Million Bucks
Hotel rooms may be dirty, but nobody likes thinking about that. As long as a hotel room is well kept up and the sheets are washed, then a hotel guest cannot complain. We have all stayed at hotels or motels that were not as fancy as the ritz, but at least the hotel rooms have…Read More
Avoid the Dangers of Fall Pests!
Avoid the Dangers of Fall Pests Bug Busters USA educates homeowners on the risks associated with fall pests and provides infestation prevention tips The fall season brings with it warmer homes that will have pests seeking ways to move indoors and hunker down for the colder months ahead. Mice, rats, cockroaches and spiders are most…Read More
Insect Festival Aims To Make American Children Okay With Eating Insects?
Insect Festival Aims To Make American Children Okay With Eating Insects? The Brooklyn Bug Festival traveled across the United States during the summer after the first festival was kicked-off in August. The bug festival aimed to bring insects and humans closer together. Once the festival started, the organizer of the festivals, Joseph Yoon, did not…Read More
Will Midges Be Pestering People This Year?
Will Midges Be Pestering People This Year? On October fifth, 2007 a swarm of midges may have changed the history of baseball. That night the Yankees were playing the Cleveland Indians. The swarm of tiny bugs were midges, and they began to interfere with the game by pestering the Yankees pitcher. The Indians beat the…Read More
A Quick And Easy Zika Virus Test Has Been Approved By The FDA
A Quick And Easy Zika Virus Test Has Been Approved By The FDA Given the global panic that Zika caused two years ago, you would think that several different companies raced to have their Zika testing devices on the market first. Surprisingly, neither the public nor the private sector managed to have a convenient Zika…Read More
A Group Of Eagle Scout Candidates Plan To Save A Church From Termite Infestations
A Group Of Eagle Scout Candidates Plan To Save A Church From Termite Infestations Many grown men look back on their days as boy scouts with fond memories. Spending summers learning how to survive in the great outdoors can be good fun. Becoming an Eagle Scout, on the other hand, can be quite challenging, and…Read More
Keep Spiders From Spooking You This Fall
It’s the time of year when spiders are on the hunt for a warm, secluded place to build a web and catch their next meal. Bug Busters USA warns that basements, attics and garages serve as the perfect refuge for these creepy crawlers and encourages homeowners to take proper precautions to avoid being spooked by…Read More