Weaponized mosquitoes? Yes, you read right. The EPA has just approved MosquitoMate, a Kentucky-based biotechnology company, to release its bacteria-infected male mosquitoes in several parts of the United States, including Illinois. Akshat Rathi, a reporter from Quartz joined Bill and Wendy this morning to talk about the new biopesticide and the EPA’s plan with them.
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