Best medicine for bees? Their own honey
April 29, 2013, 5:50 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Bees that ate the immune-boosting chemicals found in honey showed activation in genes known to help them fight parasites and break down pesticides, a study finds.
Why you should be more worried about pollination than a bee sting
March 20, 2013, 7:21 p.m. by Tom Oder
Bees don't want to sting you. They have far more important things to do, like keep our agriculture system afloat.
British home improvement giants to banish bee-harming products
January 31, 2013, 11 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Following a major announcement connecting bee deaths to a family of insecticides, two major retailers in the U.K. pledge to pull gardening products containing the chemicals from their shelves.
The Apis-ville Horror: Canadian couple share home with thousands of bees
August 2, 2012, 2:25 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Things were hunky-dory for Ontario homeowners Loretta and Kevin Yates until their ceilings started to crack and ooze honey. Time to call an exorcist? Or an apiarist? Or both?
The latest problem with high fructose corn syrup, and other not-so-great news
April 13, 2012, 4:49 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
This weekend, read about how high fructose corn syrup might be to blame for the bees disappearing along with a few other disturbing news items.
12-year-old wants to save the bee population
July 6, 2011, 10:11 a.m.
Video: Student Jack Ross Pilkington is working to save dying bee populations and has even become a bit of a beekeeper.