After discovering that honeybees understand the concept of zero, scientists tested the insect’s ability to spot gains and losses.
“It was like 'lights out' at summer camp!”
An ingredient in the popular herbicide, Roundup, may be related to colony collapse disorder, say scientists.
"She had them on her face, around her mouth, around her ears, her neck and her hair."
By giving bees visual math quizzes, scientists discovered that these insects know a null set when they see one.
Each year, an increasing number of Nepalis leave rural villages to work abroad, and honey hunting has become a way for the villagers to maintain a connection with their ancestors.
Heaps of dead bees piling up outside hives points to acute, immediate pesticide poisoning
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If bees disappear, so will all of life's modern luxuries.
Bees are dying en masse and scientists aren’t sure exactly why—and this year, there was no miraculous turnaround.
In addition to pesticides, mites, and poor nutrition, there’s a new problem: Diesel fumes can confuse bees’ sense of smell, making it harder for them to find food.
Forget merging man and machine, these researchers are fusing bee and drone.