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South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: Bees invade Johannesburg`s Wanderers Stadium — WATCH

South Africa vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: Bees invade Johannesburg`s Wanderers Stadium — WATCH

Luckily for both the teams, and also for the spectators, no overs were lost.

Feb 04, 2017, 21:29 PM IST
Bee population escalated post last ice age, reveals study!

Bee population escalated post last ice age, reveals study!

According to the study conducted by experts from Flinders University of South Australia, the Australian small carpenter bee -- found in sub-tropical, coastal and desert areas in Australia --has flourished in the period of global warming following the last Ice Age some 18,000 years ago.

Jun 02, 2016, 00:01 AM IST

When a bee caused the plane to make emergency landing!

In a bizarre incident, a plane from Southampton to Dublin was forced to turn back and make an emergency landing due to the presence of an unwanted passenger -- a bee.

Jun 08, 2015, 12:41 PM IST

Bee causes plane to make emergency landing!

 In a bizarre incident, a plane from Southampton to Dublin was forced to turn back and make an emergency landing due to the presence of an unwanted passenger -- a bee.

Jun 08, 2015, 12:30 PM IST
Dwindling bee population poses malnutrition risk

Dwindling bee population poses malnutrition risk

More than half the people in some developing countries could be at the risk of malnutrition if crop-pollinating animals like bees continue to decline, a study shows.

Jan 27, 2015, 11:02 AM IST

When Paltrow got stung by bee

Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow does not hesitate to try different treatments in the name of beauty like being stung by a live bee.

Feb 02, 2014, 04:43 AM IST

Europe set to ban bee-killing pesticides

The European Commission received the go-ahead Monday to slap a two-year ban across the European Union on the use of pesticides blamed for a sharp decline in bee populations, an EU diplomat said.

Apr 29, 2013, 20:00 PM IST

Bees can bite victims as well as sting

Bees not only bite enemies that are too small to sting, but paralyze their victims with a snake like venom, scientists have discovered.

Oct 18, 2012, 12:28 PM IST

How bumblebees find best path to flowers without GPS

Bumblebees were tracked for the first time to see how they select the optimal route to collect nectar from multiple flowers and return to their nest.

Sep 21, 2012, 16:36 PM IST

Bees can `turn back time` and reverse brain ageing

Older honey bees effectively reverse brain aging when they take on nest responsibilities typically handled by much younger bees.

Jul 04, 2012, 12:58 PM IST

`Suspect` in bee colony deaths found

A parasitic mite that is killing honey bee colonies around the world through a virus has been identified, a media report said.

Jun 09, 2012, 19:04 PM IST

Bees help flowers grow same hues across oceans

Plants separated by vast oceans and 34 million years evolved to produce the same coloured flower petals because of their reliance on bees for pollination, according to new research.

Jun 08, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

Study: Parasitic fly could explain bee die-off

Northern California scientists have found a possible explanation for a honey bee die-off that has decimated hives around the world.

Jan 05, 2012, 19:05 PM IST

Cell phones killing off global bee populations

The mobile phone may be a blessing for millions of people worldwide, but it has also become a deadly bane for bees, say experts.

May 14, 2011, 10:45 AM IST

Bee resin takes sting out of mouth ulcers

Scientists have created a gel for mouth ulcers out of a mixture of resin and wax used by honey bees to sterilise their hives.

Nov 19, 2010, 12:09 PM IST

Bees beat computers in solving complex problems

Bees solve complex maths problems in a jiffy, compared to computers, a study shows.

Oct 26, 2010, 21:52 PM IST

Bee decline linked to falling biodiversity

The decline of honeybees seen in many countries may be caused by reduced plant diversity, research suggests.

Jan 20, 2010, 15:57 PM IST