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17 min ago | Bangor Daily News

If you see a swarm, think about calling someone to save precious bees

This time last year the goldenrod honey flow was quite spectacular. I wouldn't say we've reached those levels this year but the hot spell this week could change all that.

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Related Topix: Science, Life, Food, Honey, Deer-Isle, ME

2 hrs ago | KWTX

Trail In Local Park Closed Because Of Aggressive Bees

A portion of the South Park walking trail in Copperas Cove was closed temporarily because of a potentially aggressive swarm of bees.

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Related Topix: Science, Copperas Cove, TX

4 hrs ago | Clyde 2

Glasgow City Chambers Invaded By 120,000 Bees

But there's no need for alarm - the bees have taken up residence on the roof of the iconic building as part of Sustainable Glasgow's plans for Green Year 2015.

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Related Topix: Science, Strathclyde County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Travel, Europe Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Entomology, Life, Honey, Food

6 hrs ago | Wired

This Guy Is Launching 12 Startups in 12 Months

Can't get enough of that animated GIF where Oprah unleashes a swarm of bees on her studio audience ? Or the one where some guy gets hit in the face by a trashcan ? You're in luck.

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Related Topix: Science

10 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

The CDC "whistleblower" manufactroversy: Twitter parties and...

Remember yesterday how, I referenced the ever-awesome bit about the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch in Monty Python and the Holy Grail and how after pulling the pin you must count to three, no more, no less, before lobbing the grenade at thine enemies? The implication was, of course, that I was on my third post in a row about the so-called "CDC ... (more)

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Related Topix: Twitter, Blog News, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Science, Autism, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Click2Houston

Are mosquito control chemicals killing bees in Montgomery County?

NEITHER WAS WEARING A LIFE JACKET. CONCERNS IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY TONIGHT ABOUT THE IMPACT OF AGGRESSIVE EFFORTS TO KILL MOSQUITOES THAT CARRY THE DEADLY WEST NILE VIRUS.

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Related Topix: Science, Montgomery County, TX, Conroe, TX, Entomology

CNN

Neighbor turns sour on lemonade stand

Lily Warren, right, and her two younger sisters, Chloe and Sophie, have been in the beeswax business since 2009.

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Related Topix: Littleton, CO, Science, Recipes, Marketing, Cake, Life, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods

Examiner.com

Bees Knees a little spice in your honey make the most of end of season

Hot chili mama in the good ol' summer time. Chili peppers one of the oldest and well-tanged spice, is purity upon honey purity thanks to the folks at Rasumus designed by MixedMade.

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Related Topix: Science, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

ABC News

Bees Aren't the Only Pollinators You Can Attract

The dramatic loss of honeybees to changing land use, viruses and pesticides is alarming, and they are irreplaceable as pollinators.

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Related Topix: Science, Entomology, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS, Agriculture

The Post-Standard

At the NYS Fair, beekeepers explain their craft and encourage others to save the bees

People now want to know where they get their honey from, where they get their chicken from, where they're getting all their food from.

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Related Topix: Science, Life, Food, Honey, Agriculture, Vegetables, New York, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Food-centric SLC fundraisers in September

September is shaping up to be a month of food-based fundraisers for some of our favorite causes.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Science

NJ.com

Citing health and academic benefits, Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno signs five Farm to School bills at orchard

LAWRENCE - With a backdrop of buzzing bees, apple trees and treats baking in the shop at Terhune Orchards, Lt.

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Related Topix: Science, Mercer County, NJ, Life, Food, Vegetables, Chris Christie, US Governors, Family, Kids, Agriculture

Mon Aug 25, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Neonicotinoids and pyrazoles are killing off honeybees, scientists discover

New insights into how crop chemicals are annihilating honeybees have emerged out of Brazil, where researchers say they've identified the mechanics behind bee-killing pesticides like fipronil and imidacloprid .

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Chemistry, Entomology

ABC News

South Australian beekeepers have bounced back from a harsh summer and ...

Despite severe frosts in the Riverland delaying the start of pollination season, bees are now in full health, according to the peak body for South Australian beekeepers.

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Related Topix: Science

The Times of India

Govt to ban pesticides harming bees

The minister also said the government proposed to come out with a new holistic fertilizer policy.

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Related Topix: Science, Agriculture, Entomology

The Aiken Standard

California drought stings bees, honey supplies

California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Science, Agriculture, Los Banos, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Mashable

Woman Finds 50,000 Bees in Her Apartment Ceiling

A woman in Queens, N.Y. found she had 50,000 extra roommates mooching rent-free in her apartment: honey bees that had assumed squatter's rights inside her ceiling.

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Related Topix: Science, Queens, NY, New York, NY

CBC News

Swarm of bees from Moncton hotel rooftop create a buzz

Honey bees being kept on the roof of the Delta Beausejour hotel in Moncton have been creating a bit of a buzz lately.

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Related Topix: Science, Canada, Life, Food, Honey

National Public Radio

Captured Bees In Queens Moved To A Farm

Frieda Turkmenilli says she noticed a few bees flying around her Queens, N.Y., apartment.

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Related Topix: Science, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Science Daily

Evolutionary history of honeybees revealed by genomics

The first global analysis of genome variation in honeybees has been revealed by scientists.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Entomology

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