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Pablo Larrazabal couldn't believe what was coming his way. He was playing in the second round of the Malaysian Open on Friday when a swarm of hornets "three times the size of bees" began an assault.
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With April vacation coming up next week for local schoolchildren, Rollstone Studios is working with a number of community partners to offer kids of all ages a combination of art and environmental learning activities.
Researchers from the University of Sussex Laboratory of Apiculture and Social Insects spent two years filming honey bees in its glass-fronted observation hives.
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When the staff at Fresh Start looked out the office window Wednesday afternoon, they were stunned to notice a swarm of bees hovering under a tree.
The annual "Portland Show" at that city's Greenhut Galleries, an invitational group show around the theme of Portland, is up through Saturday, April 26, and includes work by several Midcoast artists including Alison Rector of Monroe, whose new "Washingotn Street Faux Pas" is pictured.
Andre Johnson, also known as Wu Tang Killa Bees' Christ Bearer, is reportedly in stable condition, but doctors were unable to reattach the rapper's penis.
The team, working in the Sheffield Centre for Robotics , in the University's Faculty of Engineering, has programmed extremely simple robots that are able to form a dense cluster without the need for complex computation, in a similar way to how a swarm of bees or a flock of birds is able to carry out tasks collectively.
According to the UC Berkeley Backyard Bee Lab, we all should want bees in our backyards! But why, if bees can potentially sting us? "Without bees, there would be no chocolate, strawberries, or almonds!" At least 100 crops are pollinated by bees, and California almonds are pollinated 100 percent by bees.
SUNSHINE and dryer weather might look perfect for wildlife, but nevertheless the season presents difficulties for our bee population, as we discover in this latest report from North Devon Beekeeper's association chairman, Jack Mummery.
A surprising finding about East African honeybees lends new hope to the fight against colony collapses in the West.
They're usually flying from flower to flower or hanging out at the hive. But when one Albuquerque woman stumbled across dozens of dead bees near a popular trail, she was worried.
An Allegiant Airlines plane from Las Vegas to Duluth, Minnesota turned around shortly after take-off, after a swarm of bees clouded the windshield and got sucked into the engines.
A new study by the environmental protection group Greenpeace has shown that the pollen collected by European bees contains up to 17 different pesticides, with checks on 10 pollen samples from beehives in Greece revealing seven of the chemicals.
Warmer temperatures and blooming flowers are making it seem like we've finally turned the corner toward spring here in the Northwest.
FERAL bees have been all but wiped out in South Australia, putting the state's agricultural industry at risk, a Senate inquiry has heard.