thomas mather http://ripr.org en Ticknado: Coming To A Yard Near You http://ripr.org/post/ticknado-coming-yard-near-you <p>Sharknado? For wimps. Ticknado? Run for cover!</p><p>But it's no laughing matter, says Tom Mather, resident tick expert at the University of Rhode Island. Fall means the return of disease-carrying deer ticks for a bit before the coldest temperatures finally send them underground. And that means there's still a risk of catching Lyme and other tick-borne diseases.</p><p>http://youtu.be/jMHYUYNY-ZI</p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 16:10:00 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 23530 at http://ripr.org