Bees

Wild bees are our best pollinators, yet pesticides, pathogens and industrial farming are devastating their numbers. Is there a better way to work with them?
The Environmental Protection Agency recently approved the use of a bee-killing insecticide on millions of acres of farmland.
Almond growers need honeybees to survive. Beekeepers need almond growers to pay the bills. But as almonds boom, bees are struggling.
The agent saw thousands of bees covering what he thought was a bundle of clothes. But it was a Guatemalan mother curled over her child.
Thousands of bees in three hives atop the famed cathedral will live to buzz another day.
Sweat bees feed off of sweat and tears and doctors say this woman had four living in her left eye.
The Taiwan patient's vision was likely saved because her contact lenses kept her from rubbing her eyes.
Wallace's giant bee has a wingspan of more than 2.5 inches
These rebellious animals refused to be tamed. See for yourself.
Bees took over a hot dog stand in Manhattan’s Times Square.
She suffered a severe allergic reaction, slipped into a coma and died from multi-organ failure.
The EU has had a moratorium on the use of neonicotinoids since 2014 after lab research pointed to potential risks for bees.
Bee venom immunotherapy can help prevent life-threatening allergic reactions to insect stings. Unfortunately, the extract is in short supply.
Bee venom immunotherapy can help prevent life-threatening allergic reactions to insect stings… but there’s a shortage of the product.