Update: The Mosquito Emoji

March 24, 2018

Mosquitos … what pests, right? But that’s exactly the point. Mosquitos carry diseases, and global health experts want people to know just how important it is to keep mosquito populations from growing. How? Via an emoji! Last October, we reported that the mosquito was proposed as one of the sixty-seven finalists to be added to the growing list of emojis. We’re happy to announce that the mosquito has been accepted, and you can now send anyone a mosquito emoji.