The Case of the Empty Hives

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  18 May 2007:
Vol. 316, Issue 5827, pp. 970-972
DOI: 10.1126/science.316.5827.970

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text


Honey bees worldwide are abandoning their hives, and scientists aren't sure whether to blame pathogens, pesticides, or the artificial diets fed to the bees. It's not even clear if the phenomenon is new. (Read more.)