Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Bring Back the Bees!

Major news: bees are vanishing, by the billions! Known as "colony collapse disorder", hordes of hymenopteroids are going out to pollinate but losing their way home, becoming disoriented by some unknown cause and dying away from the hive. If the trend continues, the impact on our food supply could be catastrophic.
Check out this report:


D. Ian Dalrymple said...

According to the cell phone theory, all our airborne conversations are disrupting the insects' inborn navigation systems. I dunno.

wngl said...

Yeah... cellphones might just be the root of all evil, the way it's looking.