Metrics details. The transmission of mosquito-borne pathogens is strongly influenced by the contact rates between mosquitoes and susceptible hosts. The biting rates of mosquitoes depend on different factors including the mosquito species and host-related traits i. However, host characteristics potentially affecting intraspecific differences in the biting rate of mosquitoes are poorly known. Here, we assessed the impact of three host-related traits on the biting rate of two mosquito species with different feeding preferences: the ornithophilic Culex pipiens and the mammophilic Ochlerotatus Aedes caspius.
How to Not Get Lucky With an Alien in Mass Effect 2
The correct alien sex choices in the Mass Effect trilogy | Ars Technica
I've played the original trilogy more times than the average bear, with at least hours in each of the three games. Nasty, alien sex. Ah, but now, dear reader, things get interesting. I understand the appeal of Thane—so gentle, but so unstoppable; so kind, but so deadly; so spiritual, but so steeped in sin. Garrus Vakarian. You know, the Garrus Vakarian.
Mass Effect: Sex scene controversy an "interesting experience"
I mentioned whoopee-making in the title so you know this post is about the barneymugging. So, fair warning and all. Lets talk about sex, baby!
Let's not mince words: alien sex is fun. Slutty games like Mass Effect make our world a better, more curious place to live in, and for that we thank BioWare. But there's no shortage of critics who will tell you that, all in all, video games are really bad at sex. Like, worse than that guy Jeff from your psych class. Something about two dead-eyed fish gazes meeting in a bedroom, their virtual bodies struggling not to clip through each other while they jerk around on a pointedly folded down sheet, well, just doesn't scream titillation.