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The Real Reason Why Mosquitoes Buzz

Why do mosquitoes make that annoying buzz? The answer: to find a potential mate. Female mosquitoes buzz at a much lower frequency than the male. But, when the get closer to each other, they adjust the frequency of their wings and produce a common tone. In other words, they communicate to let each other know that they’ve found a partner.

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Video via – TED Talks (DIY Neuroscience)

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