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Stripes of fewer bloodsuckers

Wear stripes and confuse mosquitos with them
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In the news recently: cows painted like zebras suffer fewer bites. The idea is to wear black and white stripes, whether in the form of body paint, tattoos, clothing, or projected light for the purpose of getting bit less.
Voice, Oct 09 2019

Cows painted like zebras can fend off flies better than their plain-coated counterparts https://www.cnn.com...scn-trnd/index.html
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       In ancient times the monochromagnon men did this...   

       <Cymbal sting/>
8th of 7, Oct 09 2019
  

       Or smoke. One of the many advantages of smoking is to afford the same nicotine protection as used in most GMO plants.
bigsleep, Oct 09 2019
  

       Amusingly, nicotine is extremely toxic to felines.   

       Our efforts to persuade [MB] to crossbreed catnip with a tobacco plant have, so far, been unavailing ... perhaps we need to up our offer ...
8th of 7, Oct 09 2019
  
      
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