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1:00pm

Mon March 2, 2015
Digest

Daily news roundup for Monday, March 2, 2015

The mega ship MSC Sola waits to be off loaded at berth 25 at the Ports of America at the Port of Oakland in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.
Laura A. Oda/Bay Area News Group

Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

Livermore Lab taking prosthetic arms to next level // Mercury News

"Once reserved for sci-fi heroes and far-fetched television shows, bionic arms that can communicate with the brain are under development at Lawrence Livermore Lab and five years away from human testing.

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6:25pm

Thu August 28, 2014
Bee Farm

Making a home for bees by the freeway

Charlotte Silver

In a city that struggles to find enough space for housing, parking or children, a few dedicated people have found a luxurious, spacious and cheap home for bees.

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4:53pm

Thu June 5, 2014

East Bay Express: What's poisoning the bees

From our partners at the East Bay Express.
Source: Eastbayexpress · Via: Sam Levin
Some of the honeybees were lying on their backs, trembling and twitching. Others were crawling slowly on the ground, unable to fly. Many were motionless, lying dead in piles. Many more had simply disappeared, apparently unable to find their way back to their hives.

12:38pm

Tue February 25, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Spot 2.27.14 Bad Constitution & Bee Love

The Alabama Constitution

Life of the Law: “Bad Constitution”  Alabama has the longest constitution, not just in the country, but in the world, with 885 amendments and counting.  Hear why it got that way, and how it affects everything in the state from school desegregation to pig farms.

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9:42pm

Sun June 2, 2013

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