honeybees

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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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.

11:47pm

Sun May 5, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: Why are honeybees disappearing?