Warming up, biting back: Zika, climate change and emerging vector-borne diseases

At an alarming rate, newborns in Brazil are suffering from a shrunken head syndrome. The condition, microcephaly, is a neurological disorder characterised by abnormally small brain sizes at birth. According to the Brazilian Ministry of Health, in 2015, almost 3,000 Brazilian newborns were suspected cases of microcephaly, compared with 147