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- Corn Syrup Happy Urban Bee’s Feast on Artificial Flavor.
“I didn’t want to believe it,” said Ms. Mayo, a soft-spoken young woman who has long been active in the slow-food movement. She found it particularly hard to believe that the bees would travel all the way from Governors Island to gorge themselves on junk food. “Why would they go to the cherry factory,” she [...]
- Is Wi-Fi Radiation Making Trees Sick?
by Timon Singh, 11/22/10 Wi-fi networks blanket urban areas around the world, keeping us constantly connected to the internet wherever we may be — however a new European study finds that these networks may have harmful side-effects on the environment. According to a report by Wageningen University, the constant humming of internet data centers and [...]
- HoneyComb Walls drip
from bldgblog A single-family home in California has been “invaded” by bees—so much so that honey is now leaking from the electrical outlets, coming “from a giant beehive behind the walls.” When the owner reached into one of the house’s vents to investigate this growing problem, he pulled out “honeycomb after honeycomb after honeycomb,” according [...]
- Radioactive rabbit trapped at nuclear reservation
Animal drank water left from the recent demolition of a Cold War-era building used to produce nuclear weapons