The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation is promoting awareness for saving bees and other pollinators. Without bees to pollinate, agriculture and food production could be in danger, the group says.
The Smithsonian Channel's documentary 'Shark Girl' follows one woman's effort to educate the public about sharks, 'Doctor Who' actor David Tennant stars in the thriller 'The Escape Artist' on PBS, and more top picks.
Five Midwestern states will get $3 million in federal funds to help ranchers and farmers make their pastures more habitable for honeybees. Why these states? Sixty-five percent of the 30,000 commercial beekeepers bring hives there for at least part of the year.
A study involving a centrifuge, glue, and several unfortunate field ants seeks to answer a question that has long puzzled entomologists: How fast can you spin an ant around before its head detaches from its body?