Nobody likes mosquitoes that bite and potentially carry disease, but the thought of extinguishing the species entirely is causing a lot of scientific concern. Conceptually, if interfering with the reproduction cycle works with the elimination mosquitoes, it could work with other species as well.Read More
Naturally, Paul Ehrlich of Population Bomb(1970) infamy, is at the heart of this story. Not one single prediction in his original book came true. But, that doesn’t deter a true Technocrat like Ehrlich from trying to grab headlines again. Of course, his new prediction requires urgent, urgent, urgent action to thwart the future.