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First Bumblebee Species Declared Endangered in U.S.
Kerry Grens | Jan 11, 2017
The federal government concludes the rusty patched bumblebee is nearing extinction.
Bumblebees Pick Infected Tomato Plants
Ashley P. Taylor | Aug 11, 2016
Tomatoes infected with cucumber mosaic virus lure the pollinators, according to a study.
Opinion: Bumblebees in Trouble
Nancy Stamp | Jun 30, 2014
Commercialization has sickened wild bumblebees around the world. Can we save them?
Insect-Inspired Sensors Improve Tiny Robot’s Flight
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jun 18, 2014
Microroboticists have designed simple sensors based on insect light organs called ocelli to stabilize a miniature flying robot.
on The Pulse #5
Kerry Grens | Feb 26, 2014
Bee virus spreads, blight-reistant potato, OCD in dogs
Loss of Bees Bad for Plants
Chris Palmer | Jul 23, 2013
Removing just a single bee species from an ecosystem can decrease the ability of the remaining species to pollinate plants.
Kate Yandell | Feb 25, 2013
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research