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Are mosquitoes useful? Or should we just get rid of all of them?

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If you could get rid of every mosquito in the world... would you? (The Canadian Press)

It's mosquito season, and that's got us wondering: are mosquitoes an important part of our ecosystem, or can we get rid of them without causing any problems? Andrew speaks to Sonia Shah, the author of The Fever: How Malaria Has Ruled Humankind for 500,000 Years and George speaks to Richard Merritt, a professor of entomology at Michigan State University.

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