Thursday, January 27, 2011

Bees and Cell Phones

Bee populations have been in steady decline for well over two decades, but it is becoming increasingly more drastic lately. In a study conducted by a university in Northern India, researchers exposed hives to the radiation from working cell phones for 15 minutes twice a day. After three months, the bees stopped producing honey altogether, the egg production from the queen bee was cut in half, and the hive population dramatically decreased.

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