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Africanized Bees

'Killer' Bees May Do More Saving Than Killing!

Chevy Humphrey | Posted 08.19.2014 | 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?

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...

KILLER BEE ATTACK: 100,000 Africanized Bees Swarm Florida Workers

Posted 03.06.2013 | Weird News

It's all fun and games, until someone winds up covered in bees. Rodney Pugh and David Zeledon, employees at Picnic Island Park in Port Tampa, Fla....

OUCH! Man Stung By Africanized Bees More Than 300 Times

AP | Posted 06.12.2013 | Weird News

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas -- A 40-year-old warehouse worker has been stung more than 300 times after accidentally disturbing a massive colony of Africanized...

'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...

Africanized Bees Kill Mother Of 8

AP | Posted 04.25.2012 | World

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — A mother of eight has died in the South American country of Guyana after she was attacked by a swarm of Africanized bees. ...

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...