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“bees”

Aug 25, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
The technology is part of a global push to understand the key factors driving a worldwide population decline of the pollinators.
Aug 12, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
A plant that's not even native to Europe has shown it will happily eat the region's aggressive pests.
Aug 4, 2015 08:45 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
Bumble bees trade fighter-jet-like maneuverability for jumbo-jet-like stability when they shift their load from nectar to pollen.
Jul 31, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The first ever manmade edible vaccines for beneficial insects are in the works, thanks to new findings about how queen bees vaccinate their progeny.
Jul 13, 2015 01:20 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
About a third of bumblebee species are dying off, some up to 90 percent of the population. Continue reading →
Jun 25, 2015 09:50 AM ET // AFP
In Oslo, government agencies, private companies, and individuals are planting nectar-bearing flowers to give insects safe passage through the city.
Jun 9, 2015 11:25 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Aluminum contamination could be the cause of a debilitating cognitive dysfunction in bees, a new study shows. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Cooperation within and between different animal species has its advantages for all parties involved.
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