Solving the mystery of how bees immunize their offspring against certain diseases, researchers have opened up new perspectives for saving pollinators.
Honey bees are better and more efficient at detecting illegal drugs than sniffer-dogs, says a group of German scientists.
Australian researchers discover that the gut bacteria Nosema affects the activity of worker bees and weakens the colony.
Pathogens threaten the health of New Zealand’s bees and could be the reason for increased bee mortality in some regions.
A protein found in Varroa mites offers insight into the evolution of host-parasite-interactions.
A diversity study covering five continents confirms that wild crop-pollinators can easily be enhanced by simple conservation measures.