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Training Bees to Detect Land Mines - Hartford Pets | Examiner.Com
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Dianne Ly
- 452 days ago - examiner.com
To date land mines have killed more than 300 people in Croatia (including 66 people trying to deactivate them) since the end of the Yugoslavia wars in the 1990's. Now researchers from Zagreb University are working to train honeybees to sniff out the
Disappearing Bees and Bayer: A Deadly Combo. What the EPA Doesn't Want Us to Know
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Simone
- 1343 days ago - all-creatures.org
Colony Collapse Disorder, or CCD, "is the name given to the mysterious decline of honeybee populations around the world beginning around 2006." Since that time, "one-third of the U.S. honeybee population has died off or disappeared (more than twice what
The Mystery of the Disappearing Honeybees
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Simone
- 1410 days ago - advocacy.britannica.com
Commercial honeybees are an extraordinarily tough breed of animal. Like other crops--and so they are treated--honeybees are fed an artificial diet, in this case one high in refined sugars and low in cost. They are transported great distances, crowded into
Honeybee Democracies Offer Insights, Says New Book
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Julie
- 1434 days ago - physorg.com
When honeybees seek a new home, they choose the best site through a democratic process that humans might do well to emulate, says a Cornell biologist in his new book, "Honeybee Democracy"
Tastes Sweet as Hollandia Honey
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Lone
- 1534 days ago - newstimes.com
BETHEL -- Eugene Reelick of Hollandia Nurseries took a hot knife to his bee frames, carving away the wax and letting the honey within flow, some as dark as Russian amber, some light as summer air.
Two Horses Killed By Honeybee Attack in France
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Simone
- 1845 days ago - thehorse.com
Two horses in France died from complications following a rare, but ferocious, attack by domestic honeybees, which had been separated from their honey hives, according to treating veterinarians. A 3-year-old gelding and an 18-month-old filly received
   

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