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Researchers are taking a closer look at a decidedly low-tech approach to fighting the mosquito-borne Zika epidemic: catching the insects with a black bucket stuffed with water, hay and glue. A pilot study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Puerto Rico branch found the eco-friendly contraptions cut the risk of chikungunya - a virus spread by the same mosquitoes that transmit Zika - in half.
$10 mosquito trap could help fight Zika 
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$10 mosquito trap could help fight Zika 
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Researchers are taking a closer look at a decidedly low-tech approach to fighting the mosquito-borne Zika epidemic: catching the insects with a black bucket stuffed with water, hay and glue. A pilot study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Puerto Rico branch found the eco-friendly contraptions cut the risk of chikungunya - a virus spread by the same mosquitoes that transmit Zika - in half.
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