bee populations

‘Suspect’ in bee colony deaths found

June 9th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) A parasitic mite that is killing honey bee colonies around the world through a virus has been identified, a media report said.Bee populations have been falling ... Read more...

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Cell phones killing off global bee populations

May 13th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) The mobile phone may be a blessing for millions of people worldwide, but it has also become a deadly bane for bees, say experts.Researchers say mobile ... Read more...

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Sleep-deprived bees make poor dancers: Study

December 14th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): Like humans, bees aren't at their best on the job if they've been deprived of sleep, according to a new study.The research showed that sleep-deprived bees are less ... Read more...

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Bee colony collapse linked with viral, fungal infection

October 9th, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): It seems the long-standing mystery of the sudden death of bee colonies since late 2006 across North America has been solved.Shan Bilimoria of the Texas Tech University said ... Read more...

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Macca supports ‘green’ Isle of Wight Festival

June 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 07 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney has voiced support for this year's Isle of Wight Festival, which is encouraging reduction in carbon footprint after winning the Greener Festival Award last ... Read more...

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