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Low-Tech Way To Repel Mosquitoes

July 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Hardware, News

Breezy evenings are ideal for sitting outdoors because there are no mosquitoes.  In her New York Times Well blog, Tara Parker-Pope tells us that we can achieve the same effect by using a fan!  Not only does the fan blow the bugs away, it “dilutes and disperses the carbon dioxide you exhale” that attracts mosquitoes.  When the rain stops, I’ll give it a try!

~mary anne