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Bee Virus

From: Pat Maxwell
Series: December 2010 - Isla Earth Radio Series
Length: 01:32

In the groovy 60s we were singing “Where have all the flowers gone?” Could a day come when we’ll sing the same about the honeybees?
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Bee Virus
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Pat Maxwell

Isla_earth_inlay In the groovy 60s we were singing “Where have all the flowers gone?” Could a day come when we’ll sing the same about the honeybees? Honeybees are disappearing around the world, and it’s a big problem. Scientists and conservationists have been trying to find out why they’re disappearing to try to stem the trend. They’ve come up with lots of theories, looking at everything from insecticides to cell phones to climate change...

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In the groovy 60s we were singing “Where have all the flowers gone?” Could a day come when we’ll sing the same about the honeybees? Honeybees are disappearing around the world, and it’s a big problem. Scientists and conservationists have been trying to find out why they’re disappearing to try to stem the trend. They’ve come up with lots of theories, looking at everything from insecticides to cell phones to climate change...

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