Limiting climate change to 2⁰ Celsius in U.S cities could prevent thousands of heat-related deathsThursday 6 June 2019
A study published in Science Advances is the first to specifically assess the potential health benefits of limiting the current trajectory of 3°C warming, if the U.S achieves its climate change emission reduction targets, to the actual warming targets of 2°C and 1.5°C set in the Paris Agreement.
GM fungus rapidly kills malaria mosquitoes – expert commentFriday 31 May 2019
The research involved a team from the University of Maryland and Burkina Faso conducting the first outside-of-a-laboratory trial of a transgenic method for combating malaria.
Algeria and Argentina certified malaria-free by WHO - reaction commentWednesday 22 May 2019
Argentina & Algeria have been officially recognized by WHO as malaria-free.