There's A Decline In The Honeybee Population. A UMD Researcher Has Found The CauseOver time, the honeybee population has slowly declined. In a bad year, a colony will lose 15 to 20 percent of its population.
NASA Plans To Put Robot Bees On MarsThe space agency says it is working on creating a swarm of robot bees that will fly around the surface of Mars.
Students Cook With First Lady to Learn About Bees & ButterfliesRed radishes, yellow cauliflower and green kale picked straight from the White House garden brightened up the East Room on Wednesday.
More Than 40 Percent Of Bee Hives Have Died In The Past YearMore than two out of five American honeybee colonies have died since April 2014, according to a federal survey.
Study: Popular Pesticide Dramatically Harming Wild BeesA common type of pesticide is dramatically harming wild bees, according to a new in-the-field study that outside experts say may help shift the way the U.S. government looks at a controversial class of chemicals.
Bill Seeks to Protect Bees From PesticidesMaryland lawmakers want to better protect bees from certain pesticides.
30,000 Bees Found Living In Virginia Bakery CeilingWilliamsburg bakery owner finds hive living above her cake shop.
Study: Bees Using Plastic To Help Build Their NestsResearchers find bees adapt to their environment by incorporating plastic into the construction of their hives.
Feds: Many Causes for Dramatic Bee Disappearance A new federal report blames a combination of problems for a mysterious and dramatic disappearance of U.S. honeybees since 2006.