Why is this bumblebee wearing a tiny radar suit?

How do you go about discovering the way that bumblebees find their paths? By strapping tiny radar transponders to them, and tracking them via motion-activated webcams, of course. » 9/21/12 6:45am 9/21/12 6:45am

Bumblebees are the latest animals to be dying for no apparent reason

It's not enough that birds are dropping from the skies and fish are washing up on our shores...now we've got disappearing bumblebees to contend with. Some American bumblebee species saw a massive 96% population drop in the last 20 years. » 1/05/11 5:13pm 1/05/11 5:13pm