Chikungunya: It’s Why Many Of Us Will Be Wearing Long Pants All Summer Long

First there was dengue, then West Nile virus. Now we have something new to be scared of. Skin-crawling alert: The scientist in this story uses the term "blood meal" a few times. Shudder...


If that made you feel suddenly itchy all over — and really well informed — you can thank Science Friday! No, but seriously, just play safe out there ... or maybe stay inside and toy around SciFri's fun stuff on Facebook.

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Aug 18, 2014

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