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39 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

80,000 bees being removed from Cape Coral home

A Cape Coral neighborhood is buzzing over a sign warning them of Africanized bees.


Related Topix: Science

4 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Bees: A love story

Bees: A love story Instead of "getting rid" of bees, a Pittsford woman helps save them Check out this story on Sometimes they're cast as swarming Satans, malicious little insects that like nothing better than sinking their stingers in a little girl's foot.


Related Topix: Science, Entomology

8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Mich. man dies crashing into bee-filled home

The home, which had not been occupied for years, was infested by bees and the driver died at the scene.


Related Topix: Science, Saginaw County, MI

13 hrs ago |

Site C dam a threat to ecological values: report

Major development projects such as the Site C dam in British Columbia's Peace River watershed could threaten up to $8.6 billion in ecological values, suggests a report commissioned by the David Suzuki Foundation.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Science

17 hrs ago | West Australian

Sweet balance

Few of us can resist a sweet treat. We're drawn to biscuits, chocolate and cake like bees to honey and experts believe we're hooked.


Related Topix: Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food, Science, Fruits, Recipes, Nutrition

Wed Jul 30, 2014

CBS Local

Chaos Erupts At Child's Birthday Party After Bees Swarm Backyard In Harding Township

Police said the incident happened at around 5:30 p.m. at a home on Post House Road in Harding Township.


Related Topix: Science, Kids, Family


Book Talk: Paull's 'The Bees' looks at life inside the hive

Three years ago playwright Laline Paull began to notice bees in her garden in Sussex, southeast England.


Related Topix: Science, Life, Food, Honey

Scientific Blogging

Bees Know Their Business: They Learn Which Flowers Have The Best Pollen

Bumblebees can glean differences in pollen quality based on floral features like petal color and that informs their decision on where to land.


Related Topix: Science

Naracoorte Herald

Busy bees ready for SA Variety Bash

A TEAM of four from the Upper SE are getting ready to pile into their 1979 Statesman and hit the road for the SA Variety Bash next week.


Related Topix: Hip-Hop, Science, The a-Team

Cloverdale Reporter

B.C. bees seen

Eric Stromgren demonstrates to visitors - standing safely behind glass - the art of beekeeping during the Honeybee Festival, held July 26 at the Honeybee Centre in Cloverdale.


Related Topix: Science

Vancouver Courier

Sarah Common of Hives for Humanity

Or at least that's what organizers hope as the Carnegie branch of the Vancouver Public Library launches a new hub to connect Downtown Eastside residents curious about beekeeping and gardening.


Related Topix: Science, Home Gardening, Home

Biggleswade Today

At one with nature

Bumble Bees Forest School are offering a fun way for children and young people to spend their summer holidays at their private nature reserve in Ickwell.


Related Topix: Science


Nicotine-like pesticide blamed in bee deaths widespread in Midwestern rivers

In the first broad-scale study of rivers throughout the Midwest, the USGS has found neonicotinoids, the suspected bee-killing pesticides, widespread in rivers and streams.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The Union Daily Times

A busy day at the Farmers Market

The Sinclair Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. at Fairview Church. Being a well-filled basket.


Related Topix: Union County, SC, Union, SC, Clemson, SC, Science, Clemson University, Gaffney, SC

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Nyack Sketch Log: The Bees and Trees of Hummingbird Ranch

Twelve million bees and 1,500 trees keep Richard and Debbie Focht busy 365 days a year.


Related Topix: Science, Nyack, NY, Entomology, Ulster County, NY, Life, Food, Honey

Bournemouth Echo

10 things not to be missed at the New Forest Show

This year's event at New Park in Brockenhurst on July 29, 30 and 31 looks set to offer something for everyone.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Agriculture, Science

The Gaston Gazette

In praise of bees and their honey

We take so much of our food supply for granted. One example that comes to mind is honey.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Science, Agriculture, Fruits, Vegetables, Gaston County, NC

Fox News

6 things you might not know about bees

Many of us, when we think about bees, probably think about their stings, how they pollinate flowers, and how bumblebees seem too fat to be able to fly.


Related Topix: Science

Network World

RoboBees to save US agriculture ... in about 20 years

What man breaks, man can fix a at least, that's what we like to think. Consider, for example, bees.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Science / Technology, Robots

Mother Jones

Midwestern Waters Are Full of Bee-Killing Pesticides

A while back, I wrote about how the US Environmental Protection Agency has been conducting a slow-motion reassessment of a widely used class of insecticides, even as evidence mounts that it's harming key ecosystem players from pollinating bees to birds.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Agriculture