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Study: Scientists That Won't Link Pesticides To Bee Deaths Are Often Funded By Agrochemical Industry - Mintpress News (blog)


Mintpress News (blog)
“Syngenta and Bayer have a substantial amount of influence in the debate,” Dr. Christopher Connolly, a reader in neurobiology at Scotland's Dundee University, told Clarke. Energydesk sent Freedom of Information requests to 135 universities, requesting ...

Chemists report new insights about properties of matter at the nanoscale - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
A fluid with a viscosity like water enters UCLA-R3, where its viscosity at the nanoscale becomes like honey. Credit: Xing Jiang, Miguel García-Garibay/UCLA Chemistry and Biochemistry. UCLA nanoscience researchers have determined that a fluid that ...

Neonicotinoids: How Pesticide Giants Influence Research on Bee Impacts - Truth-Out


Truth-Out
Dr Christopher Connolly, a reader in neurobiology at Dundee University, said he believes that the two companies already enjoy too big a voice in the discussion around the controversial insecticide known as neonicotinoids: "Syngenta and Bayer have a ...

Biogeography of the Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

San Francisco - United States

Project by Kristen Coker on this insect, its natural history, evolution and distribution.

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Apis mellifera: Honey Bee
United States

Several photographs and some insect facts.

The Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)
United Kingdom

Information on the bee including its anatomy, the organization of the colony, the roles of queen, worker and drone, their development and other aspects of the lives of bees and that of the colony.

European Honey Bee: Apis mellifera
United States

Research project by Colin Natrop on this domesticated insect including its classification, habitat, reproduction, adaptations, nutrition and interactions with other species.

Apis mellifera scutellata: Africanized Honeybee
United States

Photographs of this species and information on its taxonomy, description, habitat and distribution, life history, community biology, physical tolerances, ecology and invasive information.

United Kingdom

An account of the life and biology of the bee, and the activities of the colony throughout the year. [PDF]

United States

Discussion of swarming activity from the University of Nebraska.

Insect Insights: The Honey Bee
United States

Photographic study by Dave Walker on the hairy eyes and amazing legs of this insect.

Interactive Honey Bee Worker
United States

Diagram of a honey bee and downloadable images of the different body parts.

Honey Bee Research at the University of Illinois
United States

Research in Gene E. Robinson's lab that studies the mechanisms of social behavior in honey bees.

Africanized Honey Bee Education Project
United States

From the University of Arizona.