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Tiny Bees Are The Tinder of Tree Sex Lives

When it comes to sex between plants, tiny bees play a critical role in promoting long-distance pairings. That’s what scientists discovered after one of the most detailed paternity tests in

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Save the Bees? There’s an App for That

A new mobile app can now help farmers protect pollinators. Let’s say a farmer wanted to plant wildflowers to nurture the bumble bees that pollinate the crops. Currently, they would

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Is There a Wild Beehive Near You? Then Scientists Need to Know

Scientists at NUI Galway have put a call out to people from every county in Ireland to keep an eye out for native Irish bees this summer. Beekeepers and bee-enthusiasts