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That's One Honey Of A Bee Beard

Reuters | David Moye | Posted 12.02.2016 | Weird News

Mohamed Hagras stands barechested as dozens of honeybees congregate around his face, eventually forming what he calls the “Beard of Bees.” To attr...

How You Can Help Save The Bees -- Even In Winter

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.25.2016 | Green

America’s bees haven’t had the best year. Last month, seven species of Hawaiian bees were declared endangered in the United States — a first for...

Our Chemicals Are Killing Honey Bees' Sex Lives

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 07.28.2016 | Green

If there’s a species that doesn’t need an unintentional dose of birth control, it’s the honey bee. A new study, however, suggests two common neo...

Finally, Some Good News About The Future Of Bees

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.03.2016 | Science

In the last decade, bee populations have been dying off at alarming rates -- declining up to 30 percent annually. The reason can be traced to a deadly...

WATCH: Super Bee Pulls A Nail Out Of A Wall

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.03.2016 | Weird News

Nailed it! A hard-working bee pulled off an un-bee-lievable feat, somehow grabbing a loose nail in a brick wall and pulling it right out. First, the...

Lowe's To Stop Selling Pesticide That May Harm Bees

Reuters | Posted 06.09.2015 | Green

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos Inc will stop selling a type of pesticide suspected of causing a decline in honeybee populations...

Bee Experts Dismantle Touted 'Harvard' Neonics-Colony Collapse Disorder Study As 'Activist Science'

Jon Entine | Posted 02.13.2015 | Science
Jon Entine

Although public opinion has coalesced around the belief that the bee death mystery is settled, the vast majority of scientists who study bees for a living disagree -- vehemently.

Scientists Strap Tiny 'Backpacks' To 5,000 Bees, For Science

Posted 01.28.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Laura Moss: There's been a lot of buzz about colony collapse disorder, a phenomenon causing bees to die off around the...

WATCH: Wasp Cuts Bee In Half Because Wasps Are The Worst

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 08.23.2013 | Weird News

It's the circle of life. But more realistically, it's just a wasp doing what it does best -- being a monstrous jerk. In what is less of an epic fig...

5 Interesting Facts About Bees (And How You Can Save Them)

Posted 07.10.2013 | Green

From Vetstreet's Lisa Granshaw: There are a lot of misconceptions about bees, from the belief that they sting at the slightest provocation to the p...

New Study Finds Bee Venom Can Kill HIV

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A new study has shown that bee venom can kill the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in S...

African Orphanage Losing Funding Because Kids Are 'Too White'

Posted 12.07.2012 | Impact

The Jakaranda Children’s Home, a South African orphanage, says it’s losing funding from large companies because 70 percent of its children are whi...

Isabella Rossellini, Dressed as a Honey Bee, Discusses Colony Collapse Disorder (VIDEO)

Jessica Marati | Posted 06.21.2012 | Green
Jessica Marati


'Drug'-Using Bugs Use Surprising Substance To Fight Infection

Posted 04.02.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 03/31/2012 09:09 AM EDT on LiveScience When they get sick, bees raid their own "medicine...

Beyonce And Baby Bump Dress Up As Halloween Bee | Posted 01.01.2012 | Home

Cute! Sorry slightly-scary Heidi Klum, and pretty-poisonous Kim Kardashian, but we think Beyonce and her bump have just beaten you to be crowned MyDai...

Lucia Graves

'Citizen Scientists' To Help Gauge Wild Bee Population | Lucia Graves | Posted 09.14.2011 | Green

Scientist Gretchen LeBuhn is trying to save the nation's wild bee population. But to achieve her goal, she's resorting to some unconventional means, n...

Requiem for a Bee

Ned Goldreyer | Posted 08.24.2011 | Comedy
Ned Goldreyer

A mystery once confined to U.S. territory, the disappearance of honey bees, has blossomed into a global phenomenon. Where are they going? Why are th...

WATCH: Do Cell Phones Kill Bees?

AOL Weird News | David Moye | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

The Internet is all abuzz about a reported new study suggesting cell phones cause the world's suddenly dwindling population of bees. Now the British ...

Weekly Pulse: DADT, Vampire Bees, and Other Hazards to Your Health

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger Dr. Kenneth Katz recently published an article in the New England Journal of Medicine titled "Health...

Worlds Within Worlds: The Remarkable and Surreal Bee

Debra Ollivier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Debra Ollivier


Biodiversity Remakes Tokyo

Jared Braiterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jared Braiterman

The Copenhagen UN Climate Change Conference addresses unparalleled environmental crisis and the need to transform our relationship with nature. Many p...

Butterfly, Bee

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger