A Disturbingly In-Depth Look at Exactly What Happens When a Mosquito Bites You

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Footage taken through a microscope at the Pasteur Institute in Paris shows some illuminating things about everyone’s least favorite summertime pest. This includes the unsettling fact that their mouthparts can bend at a right angle in order to better search for blood inside your flesh. Your summer barbecue will never be the same.

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A Look at What Happens When a Mosquito Bites You