God Save the Queen Bee

Beekeepers are suing the government, scientists are speaking out, and we’re all in serious trouble in the name of bees.

Chemicals Prove Harmful to Bees … Again

Researchers find that fungicides and miticides meant to protect bees from parasites might actually impair their immune systems’ ability to ward off the diseases on their own.

Cleaning up Bee Colonies

Researchers continue work on breeding bees for hygienic disease resistance, to protect bees from Varroa mites and other contributors to colony collapse disorder.

Burt’s Goes Wild for Bees

Natural beauty-care company Burt’s Bees launches three artistic videos during National Pollinator Week to educate the public on the importance of Honey bees.

More Research Needed in Bee Health

Despite recent findings related to the cause of colony collapse disorder, the mystery of disappearing Honey bees hasn’t been solved.

Film Investigates Vanishing Bees

Courtesy Vanishing of the Bees The Vanishing of the Bees documentary explores the possible causes of colony collapse disorder worldwide. It’s no secret that the world’s Honey bees are in a dire situation. A sudden, mysterious decline in the bee population, known as colony collapse disorder, has thrust these buzzing beauties into the media spotlight. […]