Sloppy robots cannot do the job of bees and it’s a joke to suggest otherwise.
About 40 percent of pollinators like bees and butterflies are at risk, according to a UN-issued report.
The changes in bee populations leading to the die-offs happened over the course of only a few decades, says the study’s co-author.
Gao Bingguo tried and failed to set a Guinness World Record by covering his body in 1.1 million bees weighing a reported 240 pounds.
A new initiative tries to give bee colonies the food they need in a sea of corn, soybean and cotton