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Beehive Arson in Texas Kills Half a Million: ‘There Goes My Honey Flow’

1. mai 2019 - 21:34
Investigators are trying to figure out why about 20 hives were set on fire, thrown in a pond and toppled over.

Game of Drones

1. mai 2019 - 13:00
What honeybees have to teach us about the fate of the earth — and our country.

Four Bees Living in Her Eye, Feeding on Her Tears

10. aprill 2019 - 14:12
An ophthalmologist in Taiwan plucked four live sweat bees from beneath a woman’s swollen eyelid. The tiny insects feed off human sweat and tears.

How Bees Find Your Flowerpots

1. aprill 2019 - 19:31
It’s not just the famous waggle dance: Bees rely on sophisticated eyesight and even electrostatic fields.

Honey as a Pollution Detector? It’s a Sweet Idea

18. märts 2019 - 18:16
Beehives and their contents are a sensitive detector of lead emissions, a study of Canadian urban apiaries showed.

The World’s Largest Bee Is Not Extinct

21. veebruar 2019 - 17:00
An expedition of conservationists found a living Wallace’s Giant Bee on remote islands in Indonesia. It hadn’t been seen since 1981.

Insecticide Can Cut Bee Sperm by Nearly 40 Percent, Study Finds

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
Much of the global food supply requires pollinators like honeybees, and the bees’ decline has concerned scientists for much of the last decade.

Scientists Find Genes That Let These Bees Reproduce Without Males

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
In a subspecies of honey bees from South Africa, female workers can escape a queen’s control and produce offspring of their own. Scientists say a gene explains how.

An Art World Provocateur Returns to New York With an Unexpected Subject: Bees

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
The onetime enfant terrible Terence Koh moved to the mountains to commune with the insects, which form the basis of a new, very different kind of show.

A Tiny Robot That Can Fly and, Amazingly, Rest

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
The RoboBee, a flying machine that weighs a few thousandths of an ounce, uses an electrostatic patch and a bit of foam to attach itself to a perch.

City Bees Stick to a Flower Diet Rather Than Slurp Up Soda

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
An entomologist investigated whether bees prefer flower nectar or sugary soda.

At a Honey Tasting, the Particulars of Creation and Terroir

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
From delicate wildflower to robust chestnut.

Letters to the Editor

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
Readers react to articles in Science Times.

Do Honeybees Feel? Scientists Are Entertaining the Idea

14. jaanuar 2019 - 23:40
An Australian scientist and a philosopher propose that the structure of insect brains suggests they have the capacity for basic awareness.

Will Mushrooms Be Magic for Threatened Bees?

29. detsember 2018 - 2:39
We might be able to save honeybees from viruses transmitted by invasive parasites without chemical treatment.

Vaccine for Honeybees Could Be a Tool to Fight Population Decline

23. detsember 2018 - 13:00
Scientists hope the vaccine can make bees more resilient against diseases that can wipe out entire colonies.

The Insect Apocalypse Is Here

27. november 2018 - 13:00
What does it mean for the rest of life on Earth?

Sue Hubbell, Who Wrote of Bees and Self-Reliance, Dies at 83

19. oktoober 2018 - 0:30
In well-reviewed books like “A Country Year” and “A Book of Bees,” she described adjusting to a midlife divorce and keeping 300 hives in the Ozarks.

The Moon Eclipsed the Sun. Then the Bees Stopped Buzzing.

10. oktoober 2018 - 21:52
Researchers worked with a small army of elementary school children to collect audio recordings of bees as they visited flowers along the path of last summer’s total eclipse.

Who Is Neri Oxman?

6. oktoober 2018 - 13:00
A star of M.I.T.’s Media Lab working in “material ecology,” she has intrigued Björk, Brad Pitt and the Cooper Hewitt.