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The case of the vanishing honey bees : a scientific mystery

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Honeybees are a crucial part of our food chain. As they gather nectar from flowers to make sweet honey, these bees also play an important role in pollination, helping some plants produce fruit. But large numbers of honeybees are disappearing every year ... and no one knows why. Is a fungus killing them? Could a poor diet be the cause? What about changes to bees' natural habitat? In this real-life science mystery,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sandra Markle
ISBN: 9781467705929 1467705926
OCLC Number: 829935847
Target Audience: 8-18.
Description: 48 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm
Contents: It's a mystery --
If honeybees are in trouble, we're in trouble! --
What is killing the honeybees? --
Honeybee killer: case open --
Will the future be sweet?
Responsibility: Sandra Markle.

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"Honeybees are a crucial part of our food chain. As they gather nectar from flowers to make sweet honey, these bees also play an important role in pollination, helping some plants produce fruit. But large numbers of honeybees are disappearing every year ... and no one knows why. Is a fungus killing them? Could a poor diet be the cause? What about changes to bees' natural habitat? In this real-life science mystery, scientists and beekeepers are working to answer these questions ... and save the world's honeybees before it's too late.

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