Sunday, January 14, 2007

3370 Let's rethink baning DDT

It's not really worth killing all these people, is it? For you folks counting bodies in Iraq, I remind you that these mothers and children are just as dead.

Q. How many acute attacks of malaria are there each year?

A. There are up to 500 million estimated attacks of malaria and 1 million deaths due to malaria each year.

Science Trivia from Scientific American.

1 comment:

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