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Wild bees to the rescue!

Inspired by Buzz, Hoot, Roar‘s idea of making science into cute little cartoons, I decided to give it a shot and draw up my own little cartoon about wild bees. Note that I’m not an artist, but I think it’s … Continue reading

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Honeybees aren’t good enough

Overall, wild insects pollinated crops more effectively, because increase in their visitation enhanced fruit set by twice as much as an equivalent increase in honey bee visitation. Further, visitation by wild insects and honey bees promoted fruit set independently, so … Continue reading

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