It’s time for our Daily Holiday this morning. Daily Holiday World Mosquito Day This holiday is to honor the work of Doctor Ronald Ross. who discovered in the late 18-hundreds that mosquitos carry malaria. His work also led to better prevention and treatment of the disease. Doctor Ross earned the Nobel Prize for medicine a few years later. making him the first british person to win a Nobel. – a mosquito can drink up to three times its weight in blood – it would take 1.2 million mosquito bites to drain all the blood from a human body little fly And now it’s time for a check on our weather forecast.