Friday, April 19, 2013

Leafy Folk Remedy Found to Kill Bed Bugs - NY Times

The New York Times recently reported that scientists are studying a folk remedy proven to kill bedbugs can be harnessed to work like a bed bug version of a roach motel. Bean leaves spread on the floor impale the bedbug's armor, rendering them immobile. Scientists are working on a synthetic version of the leaf's "killer hooks."

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