More than 50% of dams that are located in malaria-free areas will turn into transmission zones as climate change pushes up temperatures.
Last bastion of malaria in Africa; chronic carriers who have no symptoms. Here's the new tech that will bust them
Many people who live in malaria-endemic areas — up to 60% of some sample populations — carry the parasite without showing symptoms
Studies have shown the vaccine is only partially effective against malaria, requiring four doses spread over 18 months
The parasite has evolved to resist the effects of artemisinin, the frontline malaria drug which earned its maker a Nobel Medicine Prize this year
While malaria deaths have been slashed by 58% since 2000, in 2013 there were still 584,000 deaths, 90% of these occurring in sub-Saharan Africa.
A research station on the shore of Lake Victoria, set up several of pools of water to judge which ones mosquitoes preferred to lay in.