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I could have sworn it was cellphones…

Recent research indicates that one contributing factor to the mysterious colony-collapse disorder (CCD) of bee populations may be a virus (IAPV and first identified in Israel) spread from Australia.

This is a great article because it details the painstaking process that many researchers are going through in order to identify the cause (or causes) for CCD.

One comment though, one of the experiments involved reestablishing a healthy colony after irradiating a bee hive with gamma rays. Wouldn’t that create Incredible Honey Bee Hulks?

 … oh wait…

I just checked my Comic Book Science Journal and the bees have to be IN the hive and THEN subjected to gamma rays.

My bad.

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