Ancient Bees Were Wiped Out with the Dinosaurs

October 24, 2013 by  
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Researchers recently discovered that today’s bee populations are not the first to succumb to environmental changes. Their studies reveal that along with dinosaurs , a species of carpenter bees was completely wiped out 65 million years ago. By studying this historic extinction, the researchers hope to find meaningful ways to prevent the current decline that threatens several bee species throughout the globe. Read the rest of Ancient Bees Were Wiped Out with the Dinosaurs Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ancient bees , ancient bees wiped out with dinosaurs , bee extinction , bee population decline , bees went extinct with dinosaurs , eco design , green design , Michael Schwarz , plos one , Remko Leys , Sandra Rehan , sustainable design        

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Ancient Bees Were Wiped Out with the Dinosaurs

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