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Reengineering Life

Millions of Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes Are Headed for the Florida Keys

The insects are designed to control diseases like dengue and West Nile

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Photo illustration, source: Joao Paulo Burini / Getty Images

Reengineering Life is a series from OneZero about the astonishing ways genetic technology is changing humanity and the world around us.

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Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Emily Mullin

Emily Mullin

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.

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