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Photos: Yemen’s honey production a victim of war, climate crisis

Years of a catastrophic war since 2014 and climate change take the buzz out of what used to be a lucrative business. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/gallery/2022/7/31/photos-yemens-honey-production-a-victim-of-war-climate-crisis Droolin’…

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More than 15m bees destroyed in NSW to contain deadly varroa mite parasite

Hives along state’s central and mid-north coasts and in north-west destroyed as bee lockdown continues Get our free news app, morning email briefing and daily…

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6,000 bees removed from inside wall of Nebraska couple’s 100-year-old home

About 6,000 bees were recently removed from inside the walls of an Omaha couple’s 100-year-old home. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/6000-bees-removed-wall-nebraska-couples-100-year-old-home-rcna34701 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Fears for bees as US set to extend use of toxic pesticides that paralyse insects

EPA to approve plan for four types of neonicotinoid chemical to be used on US farmland – despite being banned in Europe The US Environmental…

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60,000 bees stolen from grocery company’s pollinator field in Pennsylvania

Nearly 60,000 bees have been stolen from a grocery store company’s field in Pennsylvania, officials said. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/60000-bees-stolen-grocery-companys-pollinator-field-pennsylvania-rcna15850 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Thousands of Honeybees Stared Down Spain’s Cumbre Vieja Volcano. They Won

Tens of thousands of honeybees in Spain’s Canary Islands can now add “survived a volcano” to their bucket list. Well, since they’re bees, we’ll add…

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Flesh-Eating Bees Renounced Pollen for Rotting Meat

Some bees have developed a taste for carrion, in a delightfully twisted evolutionary turn. These vulture bees, as they’re known, feature unique gut microbes that…

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Bee Swarm Kills 63 Endangered Penguins in ‘Fluke’ Occurrence

Park rangers in South Africa are investigating a bizarre incident in which dozens of endangered African penguins appear to have been killed by honey bees….

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Man killed in Arizona bee swarm, two others hospitalized after hundreds of stings

A firefighter was also taken to the hospital after the attack from the bees that came from a 100-pound hive. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/man-killed-arizona-bee-swarm-two-others-hospitalized-after-hundreds-n1275455 Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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US beekeepers sue over imports of Asian fake honey

Commercial beekeepers in the US say counterfeit honey from Asia is forcing down prices and pushing them to financial collapse Imports of cheap, fake honey…

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Liquid gold: beekeepers defying Yemen war to produce the best honey

Despite the dangers, more Yemenis are turning to the sector as an alternative means of income According to the Qur’an a lone sidr tree, or…

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Striking Australian Bee Spotted for First Time in a Century—but It Could Face New Threats

Not since 1923 have scientists gazed upon the Australian cloaked bee. That is, until recently when scientists located a few populations in the wild. But…

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A Quarter of Known Bee Species Haven’t Been Seen Since 1990

A global study finds that species numbers reported in the wild fell sharply between 1990 and 2015. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/a-quarter-of-known-bee-species-havent-been-seen-since-1990/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Quarter of known bee species have not been recorded since 1990

Global study finds that species numbers reported in the wild fell sharply between 1990 and 2015 The number of wild bee species recorded by an…

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How bees stay warm in the winter

You may have heard at one time or another that honeybees hibernate in the winter. Insects use many different methods to survive cold weather, but…

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Here’s what happens when a bee stings you directly in your eyeball

Enlarge / Avoid getting these near your eyeball. (credit: Getty | Matt Cardy) There are precious few things that could truly make 2020 worse than…

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Global map of bees created in conservation first

The data will help protect vital pollinators and could lead to new bee discoveries, say scientists. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-55006902 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Beyoncé Has 80,000 Bees

Beyoncé has a hive. She has a couple of hives, actually — literal ones. Beyoncé doesn’t often give interviews, and when she does, she doesn’t…

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Washington state discovers first ‘murder hornet’ nest in US

Scientists in Washington state have discovered the first nest of so-called murder hornets in the United States and plan to wipe it out Saturday to…

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Ouch! Bee sting to the mouth floors Tour de France rider

Tour de France rider Lukas Pöstlberger was forced by a bee sting to the mouth to abandon with the finish in Paris just two days…

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Honey may be more effective for treating respiratory symptoms than antibiotics, study claims

‘Since the majority of upper respiratory tract infections are viral, antibiotic prescription is both ineffective and inappropriate,’ researchers state Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/honey-respiratory-symptoms-cough-colds-antibiotics-more-effective-a9677321.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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First male ‘murder hornet’ in US captured in Washington state

The first male “murder hornet” in the U.S. has been found in Washington state, the state’s department of agriculture … Source: https://thehill.com/homenews/state-watch/512586-first-us-male-murder-hornet-captured-in-washington-state Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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