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Killer Bees

What Is It Like to Be Attacked by Killer Bees?

Quora | Posted 06.03.2015 | Weird News

In November 1995 I was on an anti-poaching patrol in the Zambezi Valley on the Zambian side of the river. I was carrying my .375 H&H and leading as it was a dangerous game area so the immediate threat was bumping into lion, buffalo, elephant or other beasties.

Deadly Bee Attack In Arizona

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.09.2014 | Green

One man was killed and four others injured after being attacked by a swarm of about 800,000 bees in Douglas, Ariz., on Wednesday. Four of the vict...

'Killer' Bees May Do More Saving Than Killing!

Chevy Humphrey | Posted 10.19.2014 | Green
Chevy Humphrey

How has the introduction of this species shaped our relationship with bees, our perceptions of the honey bee, and our ecology? What might future bee populations look like, and how might that affect agriculture? But why, really, are we so afraid of them?


William Goodman | Posted 08.15.2013 | Comedy

"Do you hear that? It sounds like... buzzing? Run for your life! It's a killer beehive!!" That's what you would be hearing if you were one of the u...

Thousands Of Bees Attack Texas Couple, Kill Their Horses

AP | Posted 09.26.2013 | Green

PANTEGO, Texas -- A swarm of about 30,000 bees attacked a North Texas couple as they exercised their miniature horses, stinging the animals so many ti...

Texas Farmer Stung To Death By Terrifying Killer Swarm

Posted 06.03.2013 | Green

Killer bees have been implicated in the tragic death of a Central Texas farmer who accidentally upset a hive of the insects over the weekend. Larry...

Unbelievable Number Of Bees Swarm In Deadly Attack

Sun Sentinel | Wayne K. Roustan | Posted 06.19.2013 | Miami

A 6-year-old Rottweiler named Ricco was killed Thursday when a swarm of bees attacked the dog in a backyard in West Park, according to Broward Sheriff...

Don't Read This If You Hate Bees

AP | Posted 07.25.2012 | Los Angeles

INDIO, Calif. -- Killer bees have swarmed a gardener and homeowner in the Southern California desert, stinging them dozens of times. The man and woma...

Debby's Winds Prompt Vicious Bee Attack

Posted 06.26.2012 | Miami

Tropical storm Debby's strong winds may have rattled an already aggressive hive of bees in Palm City, sending a woman to the hospital and killing her ...

'Killer' Bees Found In Tennessee For First Time

Posted 06.12.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's John Platt: A swarm of as many as 100,000 bees attacked a Tennessee beekeeper last month, and genetic testing of the a...

12 Biggest Fake Local News Stories | David Moye | Posted 12.26.2011 | Weird News

Some folks like to say the media is biased. Yep, it is -- towards anything that sensationalizes the news. Every good local news journalist knows th...

Arizona Bee Attack Kills Massive Hog (VIDEO)

AP | MARK CARLSON | Posted 11.15.2011 | Green

PHOENIX — A southern Arizona hog farmer said Thursday that she watched in horror as thousands of bees swarmed a 1,000-pound hog during an attack tha...

Bees Kill Texas Couple

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 06.21.2011 | Green

Killer bees apparently killed an elderly couple at their ranch in South Texas, leaving their 67-year-old son injured. William Steele, 95, and his w...

Bee Attacks: 2 Phoenix Women In Critical Condition After Swarm Attacks

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PHOENIX (AP)-- Two women in Phoenix are in critical condition with hundreds of bee stings after a swarm attacked them while they were out for an eveni...

Swarm Of 'Killer Bees' Establish Colony In New Orleans

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Africanized honeybees, a fierce hybrid strain sometimes referred to as "killer bees," appear to have established themselves in the New Orleans area, t...