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2 hrs ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly
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.
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6 hrs ago | This Is North Devon
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.
9 hrs ago | National Geographic
A surprising finding about East African honeybees lends new hope to the fight against colony collapses in the West.
9 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque
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.
13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
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.
13 hrs ago | EKathimerini
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.
16 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle
Warmer temperatures and blooming flowers are making it seem like we've finally turned the corner toward spring here in the Northwest.
20 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
FERAL bees have been all but wiped out in South Australia, putting the state's agricultural industry at risk, a Senate inquiry has heard.
Damian Magista and Ryan LeBrun of Bee Local carefully lifted the wooden frames full of honeybees from a cardboard box into a wooden hive installed on the roof of the Hotel deLuxe in downtown Portland on Tuesday.
In Lee County, more than six dozen applications have come in this year from people who want to keep bees on their property.
Looking at the question of how social behavior has developed over the course of evolution, scientists from the universities in Mainz and Basel have gained new insights from the study of earwigs.
The devoted beekeeper has ended up in hospital twice after being stung by the insects.
Shock and confusion reigned supreme in Nchoko Amiri community, Oru East local council area of Imo State, as an 83-year old woman, Madam Nwanyiaro Orji, was reportedly stung to death by a swarm of bees.
A man has been transported to the hospital after being attacked dozens of times by a swarm of bees Monday in Buckeye, said fire officials.
Roulette proudly celebrates Guy Barash's debut album, Facts About Water, from Innova Recordings with a retrospective of this intriguing composer's recent works on Wednesday, May 21st at 8. The pieces programmed represent highlights of Barash's past three years of activity and projects currently in progress.
A daycare worker in Hartford has been arrested on child cruelty charges. Police say Stormey Wilson, 31, became frustrated with a 4-month-old baby at the Potter's House daycare, and allegedly swung the infant upside down by the ankles.
Fewer hay fields are hurting bees in Vermont. Since the 1980s, Vermont has lost more than 100,000 acres of hay fields that used to be full of alfalfa and clover.