Bumblebees’ Brains Are Being Affected by Pesticides

Bumblebees’ Brains Are Being Affected by Pesticides

Researchers have found that pesticides affect the brains of growing bumblebees. To determine whether or not their theory was correct they set up experiments. Spiking nectar with a pesticide known as neonicotinoids, a substance they have commonly found on flowers in the wild. They set up a colony of bees in their lab and then […]

Bee Super-Protein Studied as Vaccine Alternative

Bee Super-Protein Studied as Vaccine Alternative

It is well-known that¬†colostrum, the first breast milk fed to mammal babies, provides temporary immunity to the under-developed infant’s immune system. After that, to pre-train antibodies to defend¬†against pathogens, the unaware body needs to be shocked awake and alert periodically with vaccinations, which deliver extremely weakened, or even dead, microorganisms into the body for ease […]

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