About This Show
Show Info: Ever wonder how we figured out that mosquitoes transmit malaria? Curious about the latest Zika news? Have questions about why Lyme disease causes bullseye shaped rashes? Tiny Vampires is a show about insects that transmit disease and the scientists that are fighting them. Each episode is guided by questions sent in by listeners. The question is answered with background information and the story of how scientists were able to shine a light on that particular mystery.