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Alphabet Is Using AI To Help Rid Communities Of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes

Proposals to control insect populations by genetically modifying the pests have been controversial. Alphabet says it has a non-GMO solution. Proposals to control insect populations by genetically modifying the pests have been controversial. Alphabet says it has a non-GMO solution. If all goes as planned, Alphabet's life-sciences unit is about to help communities wipe out a whole lot of mosquitos.
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