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More clues on Colony Collapse Disorder

A joint research team between military scientists and entomologists have identified a tag team combination of a fungus and a virus that are both present in collapsed colonies. It may not be the smoking gun, but I’m always glad to read that research continues and progress is being made.

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Häagen-Dazs Helping Bees

It is nice to see a company trying to do their part to help the plight of bees in this country. Häagen-Dazs has an informative web site on what they are doing to help.

They also have a fun little tool to create your own bee. Below is an artistic rendition of Large Marge.

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