10 things to do this week

15.09 - 22.09 2020
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Win bump tickets

15.09.2020

Catch some fabulous new films at this year’s British & Irish film festival, taking place from 18-26 September.

Feeding mosquitoes sugar makes them less likely to bite

News Current affairs 09.06.2019 Richard Halfpenny/Staffordshire University
New research found that feeding sugar to young tiger mosquitoes delayed their search for blood

New research found that feeding sugar to young tiger mosquitoes delayed their search for blood

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Feeding mosquitoes sugar makes them less likely to bite – but don't go leaving out sugary treats just yet