The Child ‘Vampire’ Burial: Archaeologists Discover Peculiar Ancient Roman Graveyard

It’s not every day you discover a macabre ancient graveyard, but archaeologists from the University of Arizona, Stanford University and Italy have found a burial site called Necropoli dei Bambini (Cemetery of... Read more »

Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes Turned Extinct With Genetic Tweaking

On 24 September, scientists have stated that they were able to wipe out a population of mosquitos in the lab. They used gene editing to program extinction of mosquitoes that carried the... Read more »

Bill Gates Funds Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Wipe Out Malaria

The Microsoft founder, Bill Gates, has funded UK Company called Oxitec for a few years now. Back in 2010, he funded Oxitec to create modified mosquitoes and tackle the Zika virus and... Read more »