March 5, 2021

Zika virus hit Florida three months before infections showed up

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From Caribbean News Weekly The Zika virus began spreading in Florida mosquitoes about three months before infections showed up in the Miami area last summer, and the virus likely was carried in by travelers from the Caribbean, new research suggests. Mosquitoes there started picking up the virus from infected travelers as early as March last […]

Massive school of anchovies storms San Diego Surf

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By Becky Oskin, From LIVESCIENCE “It’s just fish, fish, fish!” David Checkley studies fish for a living, and even he was at a loss for words when trying to describe swimming with millions of anchovies off the coast of San Diego Tuesday (July 8). The school of fish measured about 50 feet (15 meters) wide […]