Without a queen bee a colony can't produce. For the past several years Colony Collapse Disorder has killed off roughly a third of bees every year. That means a lot of beekeepers who need new queens for their hives. Many of those queen bees are bought by mail-order from breeders in the south. A group of researchers at Penn State wants to see if local bees might be a better idea.
Environmentalist Vandana Shiva will be in Pittsburgh on November 3 to receive the Thomas Merton Award.
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Harvard researcher, biologist, naturalist and Pulitzer Prize winner E.O.
Environmentalists are sometimes accused of making mountains out of molehills.
Naturalist Paul Wiegman, joins Host Matthew Craig to discuss protecting Pennsylvania's wildlife and why biodiversity matters.
A new report says true wilderness is vanishing. The authors say we might need to rethink conservation. Rebecca Williams reports.