1. Denise

    [Inspiring] Pollination: it's vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye

    TED: Ideas worth spreading Pollination: it's vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film "Wings of Life," inspired by the vanishing of one of...

    Whereof the Gift Is Small

    And short the season, first rubythroat in the fading lilacs, alyssum in bloom, a honeybee bumbling in the bleeding heart on my gelding’s grave while beetles swarm him underground. Wet feet, wet cuffs, little flecks of buttercup on my sneaker toes, bluets, violets crowding out the tufts of rich...
  3. Unhypnotized

    Honeybee Colony Collapse Disorder Finally Explained: Too Many Chemicals

    David Gutierrez Natural News Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 A combination of toxic chemicals and pathogens are probably to blame for colony collapse disorder in honeybees, according to a study conducted by researchers at Washington State University. Researchers conducted careful studies to...
  4. Unhypnotized

    Bayer pesticide banned over threat to honeybees

    Ethan A. Huff Natural News Monday, February 22, 2010 A U.S. District Judge from Manhattan has banned the sale of spirotetramat, a pesticide produced by Bayer CropScience. Citing allegations by environmental groups and commercial beekeepers that the pesticide is toxic and is killing off the...
  5. Unhypnotized

    Thirty-six predictions for the world: 2010 ? 2012

    Mike Adams Natural News Monday, February 15th, 2010 Ask around and you’ll hear this over and over again: People are concerned about what might be coming. They’re concerned about a global financial collapse, an ecological crisis and potential disruptions in the food supply. The radical weather...
  6. Unhypnotized

    Pesticides Destroying 60 Percent of Honeybees

    David Gutierrez Natural News Thursday, October 22, 2009 (NaturalNews) The pesticides used in industrial agriculture may eventually undermine its very existence by destroying the honeybees upon which the system depends, experts are warning. “When I was teaching at Humboldt State University...