Theories abound on disappearance of bees

Jun 20, 2013 Full story: NBC12

Since 2006, a phenomenon is causing honey bees to disappear from hives, and scientists are trying to understand the cause.

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Since: Jun 13

Kathmandu, Nepal

#1 Jun 22, 2013
Main cause of disappearance of honey bees is due to pollution increase and lack of flower nectar.
Lamer

Hopkins, MN

#2 Jun 26, 2013
wierd cause from what i have read, it seems to point to pesticides like those from Bayer; clothianidin, which pretty much stops them from making it home as they are too confused.

Or you could take the case where 50,000 dead bees died at that target store in Oregon in the last 2 weeks. Largest bee massacre in history, because dumb landscapping people sprayed trees in bloom.

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