A special compound used by bees to patch their hives has been found to suppress tumor growth in mice. The Chicago researchers worked with a single compound from propolis called caffeic acid phenethyl (CAPE).
Native black honeybees, previously thought all but extinct in the UK, are better suited to surviving the British climate and could hold the key to reversing colony collapse Published: 18 Apr 2012 Damian
Gardening columnist Alys Fowler and London roof-top beekeeper Steve Benbow exchanged letters to each other over a year exploring the relationship between insect pollinators, plants and people. They're
Meet the Marshall family: Tim, Judy, and 5-year-old Norah and 3-year-old Calvin. The kids are the city’s youngest beekeepers. They’ve logged dozens of hours around the winged creatures in order to collect
If you can garden, you can be a beekeeper. Here are the first steps: the questions to ask, the equipment you'll need and how to choose the right bees. If you can garden, you can be a beekeeper. Here are
Beekeeper Daniel Hugill teaches religious education (RE) at Coopers' Company and Coborn School in Havering. He set up a honeybee hive in school to inject a practical element into teaching the curriculum