When it comes to vaccinating their babies, bees don't have a choice—they naturally immunize their offspring against specific diseases found in their environments. And now for the first time, scientists have discovered how ...
The society you live in can shape the complexity of your brain—and it does so differently for social insects than for humans and other vertebrate animals.
If there were an international smelling bee, a deadly mite would be a favorite to win.
A new Cornell study of New York state apple orchards finds that pesticides harm wild bees, and fungicides labeled "safe for bees" also indirectly may threaten native pollinators.
A major international study finds that surprisingly few bee species are responsible for pollinating the world's crops.
More than two out of five American honeybee colonies died in the past year, and surprisingly the worst die-off was in the summer, according to a federal survey.
Where have all the honeybees gone?