Five weeks after launch, the highly anticipated X-ray satellite Hitomi disintegrated. As researchers look towards future missions, they will use key insights from Hitomi to construct more robust satellites.
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Mosquitoes Resistant to Malaria: Scientists investigate the innate immune response in Anopheles gambiae
Anopheles gambiae is professor Richard Baxter’s insect of interest, and it is easy to see why: The mosquito species found in sub-Saharan Africa excels at transmitting malaria, one of the deadliest infectious diseases. “[Malaria] is a scourge of the developing