Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) in Honey Bees

Recently there has been a lot of news about the honey bee Colony Collapse Disorder, CCD. The mysterious deaths of billions of honeybees since 2006 that have harmed the U.S. agricultural industry may be caused by a common fungus and a previously unknown virus.

Here are two of many articles in circulation:

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/07/science/07bees.html

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2010-10-07/bee-killing-disease-may-be-combination-attack-researchers-say.html

 

 

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